Parks Creek Fish Passage and Cardoza Ranch Efficiency Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 1 (North Coast), Santa Rosa
Document Title
Parks Creek Fish Passage and Cardoza Ranch Efficiency Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project will relocate a point of diversion, re-plumb ranch irrigation infrastructure from the new point of diversion with an on-channel fish screen, and replacing the existing crossing on Parks Creek with a "fish-friendly" partially buried box culvert.

Contact Information

Jake Shannon
Agency Name
North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Andrew Braugh, California Trout
Contact Types
Project Applicant



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15333 Small Habitat
Reasons for Exemption
See NOE for full details. The project will address a physical and thermal barrier for juvenile coho on Parks Creek by moving an existing point of diversion from its current location on Parks Creek to the Shasta River. The project will allow for continuous fish passage to all of Parks Creek and Kettle Springs Creek.


Notice of Exemption

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