Lee Vining Erosion Repair Project

1 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), Victorville
Document Title
Lee Vining Erosion Repair Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The purpose of the Project is to repair Lee Vining Creek stream-banks damaged during peak flows in 2017. Lee Vining Creek will be diverted to maintain a dry work area. The repairs will Include a combination of rip-rap and gabion baskets that'll be held in place with earth anchors. Additionally, in-stream debris removal will occur adjacent to the work area to support the stream-bank stabilization efforts.

Contact Information

Tiffany Steinart
Agency Name
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Lee Vining
Other Information
The Project is located adjacent to the Lee Vining Substation, approximately 0.25 mile south of the town of Lee Vining.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S; 15301, 15302
Reasons for Exemption
The Water Board finds that the Project is categorically exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), pursuant to CCR, title 14, section 15301, Existing Facilities, and section 15302, Replacement and Reconstruction, for the maintenance of and minor altercation to exist slope protection of Lee Vining Creek with little or no expansive of use.
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