California Aqueduct Reach 6 and Reach 7 Drain Inlet Cleanout


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
California Aqueduct Reach 6 and Reach 7 Drain Inlet Cleanout
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Driftwood, silt, sediment, garbage, and vegetation will be removed from 24-inch, 27 inch, and 36 inch drain inlets to maintain flood conveyance capacity. The debris will be removed by backhoe or loader and will be disposed of at the SLFD yard, or at another appropriate offsite location. The size of the cleared areas will depend on the drain inlet, but will range from about 2-feet wide by 5-feet wide by 20-feet long. After the debris is removed, by slopes and embankments leading up to the drain inlet gates will be reshaped, if needed. The State Water Project Contractors will benefit.

Contact Information

Brandon Silva
Agency Name
California Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Fresno, Kings

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
Work will occur at existing drain inlets in the DWR right of way; no increase in capacity or expansion of the inlets will occur.

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