Department of Water Resources , San Joaquin Field Division
The purpose of this project is to restore an existing basin that has become dormant due to topographical changes . The project will redirect water flow during winter storms away from the road and from temporary road side berms to the existing basin where overflow can be moved through the sub-surface culvert system prevent flooding of the aqueduct access roads. The road that becomes flooded is a primary access route for the San Joaquin Field Division to maintain aqueduct infrastructure.
Basin adjacent to Wind Gap Headworks access road , 35 .016461 , -118 .986786
Notice of Exemption
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Reasons for Exemption
This project is associated with maintenance of the California Aqueduct, a public utility that serves the people of California. No new structures are being proposed . No listed species are known to occur within the work area .