2019-MP 133.0R to MP 133.65R Tree trimming


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
2019-MP 133.0R to MP 133.65R Tree trimming
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
California Department of Water Resources

Document Description
SLFD will direct the California Conservation Corps (CCC) to trim mesquite trees using motorized hand tools. Branches will be cut no more than 6 feet back away from the toe road. The vegetation will be cut and piled between the mesquite thickets. State Water Project users will benefit.

Contact Information
Brandon Silva
Department of Water Resources
31770 Gonzaga Rd.
Gustine, CA 95322

Phone : (209) 827-5132


Cantua Creek
Other Location Info
Tree trimming will occur north of the Cantua Creek Drain Inlet to Check 17 on the right side (R) of the California Aqueduct (Aqueduct) approximately 3.75 miles south-southeast of the City of Cantua Creek, in Fresno County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
This project involves trimming of trees at an existing facility. It will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat. Because this activity can be implemented without any significant environmental impacts, Categorical Exemption 15301 (h) (Existing Facilities- Maintenance of existing landscaping, native growth, and water supply reservoirs) will be used for CEQA compliance.


Notice of Exemption
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