Oroville Dam Complex Piezometer Installations


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Oroville Dam Complex Piezometer Installations
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
A total of 17 piezometers are scheduled to be installed throughout the Oroville Dam Complex in order to continuously monitor and measure pore pressures and groundwater within various areas of the Dam. These piezometers will enhance structural analyses and modeling capabilities to better inform future improvements.

Contact Information
Jason Dude
Department of Water Resources
1416 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 94236

Phone : (916) 716-6076


Cross Streets
Oroville Dam - Canyon Dr. and Oroville Dam Blvd.,

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306. Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
The State Water Project provides significant and important services to many Californians. This project is exempt because it involves basic data collection for a resource evaluation. This project will not result in impacts to special status species or habitat, cultural resources, or any other resource areas. As such, the Categorical Exemption Class 6 will be used for CEQA compliance.


Notice of Exemption
2019110402 NOE - Oroville Dam Piezometer Installations_Final   PDF 631 K

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