Approximately 25 sites along lower American River (LAR) right/left banks from Watt Avenue Bridge to Sacramento River (SAC) confluence; and SAC east levee from LAR confluence downstream to City of Freeport.
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306 Information Collection
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of geotechnical exploration that will not result in a major disturbance to an environmental resource. No woody vegetation would be removed. No in-water work. The project would not impact state or federally listed species. Recreational paths would remain open. Borings will be backfilled upon completion and the sites will be restored to pre-project conditions. No mitigation is required.