Cherokee Canal Bubbler Installation Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Cherokee Canal Bubbler Installation Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
California Department of Water Resources

Document Description
DWR is proposing to install a bubbler gage to measure water surface elevation in Cherokee Canal downstream of the State Highway bridge crossing. A National Electrical Manufacturers Assoc. (NEMA) box will be installed on the bank, while a galvanized pipe will be installed from the NEMA box to the edge of the canal.

Contact Information
Brian Humphrey
California Department of Water Resources
2440 Main Street
Red Bluff, CA 96080

Phone : (530) 529-7307


Other Location Info
The project is located on the west bank of Cherokee Canal approximately 0.7 mile downstream of Highway 99 and 1.1 miles north of Nelson Road in Butte County. (Latitude: 39°35'51.51 "N, Longitude: 121 °42'8.40"W)

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306. Information Collection
Reasons for Exemption
The installation of the bubbler gage will be used to measure surface elevation in Cherokee Canal. No heavy equipment will be used and ground disturbance will be minimal. Proposed activities are not anticipated to impact any environmental resources, including scenic resources, cultural resources or special status plants or wildlife species. The project will not result in any significant impact to the environment.


Notice of Exemption
2019100347 NOE_submittal_Cherokee_2017   PDF 1129 K

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