American River Watershed Common Features (ARCF) 2016 Project

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SCH Number
Public Agency
Central Valley Flood Protection Board
Document Title
American River Watershed Common Features (ARCF) 2016 Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The work consists of drilling approximately 23 holes for sampling to inform design of future levee .improvements for the ARCF 2016 Project. The holes would range from approximately 29 to 154 feet deep. Drilling would, occur on the crown and landside of the levee, and parking areas near the levee. Work would start mid-November and last approximately 4 weeks depending on site conditions.

Contact Information

Miles Claret
Agency Name
CV Flood Protection Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Central Valley Flood Protection Board (CVFPB)
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Other Location Info
Approximately 23 sites along the Sacramento River east levee (SREL) between the Pioneer Bridge and Freeport.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306 Information Collection
Reasons for Exemption
The project consists of explorations that will not result in a major disturbance to an environmental resource. No woody vegetation would be removed. No in-water work. The project would not impact state or federally listed species. Borings will be back.fitted upon completion and the sites will be restored to pre-project conditions. A qualified archeological monitor will be present during all drilling activities. No mitigation is required.


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