Thompson Meadow Restoration & Water Budget Evaluation Project

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Thompson Meadow Restoration & Water Budget Evaluation Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Agriculture and Grazing
Document Description
DWR and USFS propose to 1) restore Thompson Meadow using a variety of techniques, including partial channel fill and widening; complete channel fill; rock sleeper weirs; a meadow cut; fill material from upland borrow sites; rock raised riffle structures; a rock grade control structure; and headcut treatments including raised riffle structures, a rock apron, and an earthen plug; 2) improve and widen existing road; 3) revegetate and stabilize newly constructed restoration areas and borrow areas; 4) install wildlife-friendly fencing around a portion of the restoration area for grazing management; and 5) maintain the constructed project based on post-project performance monitoring results.

Contact Information

Todd Hillaire
Agency Name
CA Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
CA Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Beckwourth, Portola
Total Acres
Thompson Creek
25, 36

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, Department of Toxic Substances Control
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Project Issues
Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Noise, Solid Waste, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian


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