Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 619)

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clara, City of (City of Santa Clara)
Document Title
Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 619)
Document Type
SIR - Supplemental EIR
Project Applicant
City of Santa Clara and PG&E

Document Description
This is a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) relicensing project pertaining to the Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project located on Bucks, Grizzly, and Milk Ranch Creeks, in Plumas County, California. The 84.8-megawatt project includes the Bucks Creek and Grizzly Powerhouses owned by Pacific Gas & Electric Company and the City of Santa Clara, respectively. The licensees are not proposing to add capacity or make any major modifications to the Project or its operations under the new license.

Contact Information
John Davidson
City of Santa Clara
1500 Warburton Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Phone : (408) 615-2450


39°53'22.3"N 121°16'45.6"W
Northern California
Cross Streets
Bucks Lake Road
Total Acres
State Highways
Bucks Lake, Lower Bucks Lake, Three Lakes, and Grizzly Forebay

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery California Department of State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways California Department of Transportation, District 2 California Department of Water Resources California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2


Environmental Document
Bucks Creek Hydro Project - Draft CEQA Supplement   PDF 11924 K Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project - NOA   PDF 218 K Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project - Summary Form   PDF 578 K
Bucks Creek Hydroelectric Project - NOC   PDF 243 K
State Comments
2019069104_CDFW Comment   PDF 298 K

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