California Aqueduct Reach 7 Erosion Repairs


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
California Aqueduct Reach 7 Erosion Repairs
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
OWR's San Luis Field Division (SLFD) will repair erosion's on both sides of Reach 7. The erosion's will be back filled with the eroded material remaining at each site. If more fill is required, it will be imported from existing SLFD borrow sites. Once back-filled, each site will be compacted either by using a sheepsfoot roller attachment or by using a tamper. After compacting, the embankments will be re~contoured. This work occurs annually. State Water Project Contractors will benefit.

Contact Information

Brandon Silva
Agency Name
Dept. of Water Resouces
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
California Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Fresno, Kings
Other Information
The northernmost erosion site is MP 155.75L, which is about 1.7 miles northeast of the City of Huron; the southernmost site is about 0.5 miles west of Kettleman City. The northernmost borrow site is approximately 2.37 miles east and 2.53 miles south of the intersection of Highway 269 and Highway 198; the southernmost borrow site is approximately 2.44 miles east and 1.22 miles north of the intersection of Highway 269 and Interstate 5.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
The project involves repairing erosion in existing Aqueduct embankments. The project will not Increase the capacity or use of the Aqueduct. Categorical Exemption 15301 (Existing Facilities) applies.


Notice of Exemption

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