Delta Field Division (DFD) staff will perform maintenance along the SBA pipeline easement to mow the complete easement along the following SBA locations:
Del Valle 'T' MM 18.57, 18.79 and 19.15, MM 30.69 to 30.73 and 31.83, MM 35.81, MM 36.47 and Uridias Ranch Rd. DFD staff will utilize a water truck or
spray tank as fire control. A weed whacker and hand tools will be used to clear vegetation at locations not accessible by mower. Staging of equipment will be
on DWR right-of-way along established unpaved and paved roadways. Total mowed area will be approximately 2.6 acres. All work is within DWR right of way.
South Bay Aqueduct (SBA) Mile Marker 18.47 - 31.83.
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1-S: 15301
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.