The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has executed Streambed Alteration Agreement number 1600-2019-0021-R4, pursuant to section 1602 of the Fish and Game Code to the project Applicant, Sierra Pacific Industries. Project activities include installation of a culvert installation, rocked fords, crossing maintenance, temporary crossings, waterhole construction and impoundments, and maintenance, operations, and other activities at water drafting sites, and perform erosion mitigation activities, related to the Boulder Timber Harvest Plan in Tuolumne County, 4-12-026/TUO.
The Project locations occur between Beaver Creek and Grohl Meadow, southeast of Calaveras Big Tree State Park and north of Soup Creek, Tuolumne County, State of California, within Beaver, Soap, Love, Long Canyon, Lighting, and Boulder Creeks, and unnamed tributaries thereof; USGS 7.5 minute quadrangles Stanislaus and Crandall Peak.
Sections 4, 6, 8, and 9 of Township 4 North, Range 16; East Section 36 Township 5 North, Range 15 East
Notice of Determination
Approving Agency Role
Final EIR Available Location
The Timber Harvest Plan prepared for the project is available to the general public at the office location listed above for the Lead Agency.
(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA