Oyster Creek Stabilization Project (Project)
- SCH Number
- Lead Agency
- State Water Resources Control Board
- Document Title
- Oyster Creek Stabilization Project (Project)
- Document Type
- NOE - Notice of Exemption
- Project Applicant
- El Dorado Irrigation District (District or Applicant)
- Document Description
- The Project size is 0.42 acres. The purpose of the Project is to stabilize the Oyster Creek watershed to prevent erosion associated with leakage flows from Silver Lake. The District will use bioengineering materials (e.g., coir logs, native vegetation, on-site woody material) and rock to stabilize high risk erosion sites in the Oyster Creek watershed. All work will be done using hand tools. Minimal in-water work may occur. The District is required to implement the Project under conditions in its Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERG) El Dorado Hydroelectric Project license (FERG Project No. 184).
- Alpine El Dorado
- Other Location Info
- The Project is located on Oyster Creek, approximately five miles southwest of the town of Kirkwood.
Notice of Exemption
- Exempt Status
- Categorical Exemption
- Type, Section or Code
- Reasons for Exemption
- The Class 33 categorical exemption applies because the Project is less than five acres and assures maintenance, restoration, enhancement, or protection of habitat for fish, plants, or wildlife, as defined by California Environmental Quality Act Guidelines, section 15333.
- Notice of Exemption
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