California Aqueduct (CAAQ) 4.46 Weir Maintenance - Summer


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
California Aqueduct (CAAQ) 4.46 Weir Maintenance - Summer
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
DFD staff will perform maintenance to re-establish the access route from Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area to the weir site at MM 4.46. The unpaved path is approximately 550 feet long and 10 feet wide. The weir path is approximately 300 feet long by 10 feet wide. DFD staff will use an industrial mower on established pathways, hand tools and weed whackers to remove vegetation within the project footprint to maintain the weir efficacy for monitoring purposes. No in-water vegetation removal will occur. All equipment staging will be located along the paved roadway. All work is within DWR right of way.

Contact Information

Jerry Snow
Agency Name
Department of Water Resources Division of Operations and Mainten
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Alameda, Contra Costa
Other Location Info
California Aqueduct (CAAQ) Mile Marker 4.46 near Christensen Rd and Bruns Rd

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
The State Water Project provides significant and important services to many Californians. This project is exempt because it involves routine maintenance activities. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat. Because this activity can be implemented without any significant environmental impacts, the Categorical Exemption Class 1 will be used for CEQA compliance.


Notice of Exemption

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