Máyala Wáta Restoration Project at Meeks Meadow

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan South Lake Tahoe Region 6 (RWQCB)
Document Title
Máyala Wáta Restoration Project at Meeks Meadow
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination

Document Description
The California Tahoe Conservancy (Conservancy) will provide funding to the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California (Tribe) to implement the Project. The Tribe will implement the following restoration activities at Meeks Meadow: remove encroaching conifers using mechanical and hand thinning on approximately 300 acres; perform culturally guided prescribed burning; restore the meadow by planting culturally significant plant species, identifying and removing invasive species, and protecting culturally significant plants; and monitor the effectiveness of restoration activities.

Contact Information
Chris Mertens
California Tahoe Conservancy
Lead/Public Agency
1061 Third Street
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Phone : (530) 307-9235


El Dorado
Cross Streets
State Route 89 at Meeks Bay, CA
State Highways
Other Location Info
The Project is located within the USDA Forest Service’s Meeks Management Area on the western shore of Lake Tahoe in El Dorado County. The Project is accessed from State Route 89 in Meeks Bay across from the Meeks Bay Resort. The Project area extends 1.3 miles upstream from SR 89 and one quarter-mile on either side of the Meeks Creek channel.

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Tahoe Conservancy
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA


Notice of Determination
7_Mayala Wata Grant_Att4_ExA_NOD Project Map   PDF 768 K 7_Mayala Wata Grant_Att4_ExB_Fee Receipt   PDF 326 K 7_Mayala Wata Grant_Att4_NOD   PDF 215 K

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