Stockton East Water District Fish Passage Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Document Title
Stockton East Water District Fish Passage Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
To authorize an existing 5-feet wide by 3-feet deep fish passage flume under the Central California Traction Railroad (CCTR) crossing; and to retrofit the CCTR crossing concrete bridge foundation to provide an improved salmon and steel head passage including new 4-feet wide by 6-feet deep flume and rock weirs.

Contact Information

James Herota
Agency Name
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Stockton East Water District
Contact Types
Project Applicant


San Joaquin
Other Location Info
The project is located where the Central California Traction Railroad crosses the Stockton Diverting Canal, approximately 0.2 miles upstream of the North Wilson Way bridge.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15303
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt from CEQA under the Class 1, Existing Facilities categorical exemption (CEQA Guidelines § 15301) because the existing fish passage flume is being authorized, and under the Class 3, New Construction categorical exemption (CEQA Guidelines§ 15303) to construct a new fish passage flume and rock weirs. Further, none of the exceptions to the exemption in CEQA Guidelines§ 15300.2 apply.


Notice of Exemption

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