Wawona Wastewater Treatment System Rehabilitation Project Environmental Assessment

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Yosemite National Park
Document Title
Wawona Wastewater Treatment System Rehabilitation Project Environmental Assessment
Document Type
EA - Environmental Assessment
Present Land Use
National Park Service property
Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead The project rehabilitates the Wawona Wastewater Treatment System. Proposed actions include: - Improving the Wawona Wastewater Treatment Plant to increase treatment capacity, include solids handling ability, upgrade control systems, expand office/meeting spaces, and address staff safety hazards - Expanding land-based tertiary-treated effluent disposal capacity by constructing sub-surface disposal trenches at the Big Trees Lodge Golf Course - Improving the effluent disposal spray irrigation system at the Big Trees Lodge Golf Course by replacing ageing components and re-configuring parts of the spray field to improve turf watering - Upgrading the sewage conveyance infrastructure (lift stations, controls) along Wawona Road and Chilnualna Falls Road - Installing a sewer force main, power, and communications utilities along Wawona Road - Connecting Wawona Campground to central sewage treatment at the Wawona Wastewater Treatment Plant - Decommissioning the septic systems currently serving Wawona Campground - Decommissioning the infrastructure that provides for the ability to discharge tertiary-treated effluent to the South Fork of the Merced River - Eventual replacement of the vault toilet at the South Fork Picnic Area with a double-stalled flushing toilet restroom connected to the sewer force main that runs to the Wawona Wastewater Treatment Plant

Contact Information

Ninette Daniele
Agency Name
Yosemite National Park
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Wawona Rd adn Chilnualna Falls Rd
State Highways
no (Wawona Rd not hwy Hwy 41 wit
Yosemite Wawona Charter School
South Fork of Merced River and tributaries
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects, Cal Fire, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance
Development Types
Waste Treatment:Other (wastewater treatment system)
Local Actions
rehabilitate wastewater treatment system
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Flood Plain/Flooding, Growth Inducement, Hydrology/Water Quality, Public Services, Recreation, Septic System, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, resource protection measures/mitigation measures and emissions/c

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