The project to be completed is located within the Powers Creek and Eel River watershed, approximately 2.6 miles southwest of the town of Alderpoint, County of Humboldt, State of California. The project is located in Section 5, T4S, R5E, Humboldt Base and Meridian; in the Fort Seward U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute quadrangle
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1; California Code of Reg,
Reasons for Exemption
The project is limited to one encroachment for water diversion from an unnamed
tributary to Powers Creek for domestic use. There would be no significant adverse impact on endangered, rare or threatened species or their habitat pursuant to section 15065. There are no hazardous materials at or around the project site that may be disturbed or removed. The project will not result in impacts that are significant when viewed in connection with the effects of past projects, the effects of other current projects, and the effects of probable future projects.