Pioneer Park Fish Passage Enhancement Project (Request No. 1652-2020-037-001-R3)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish and Wildlife, Region 3 - Bay Delta, Fairfield (California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3)
Document Title
Pioneer Park Fish Passage Enhancement Project (Request No. 1652-2020-037-001-R3)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
Derek Rayner, City of Calistoga

Document Description
Pursuant to Fish and Game Code section 1652, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife has approved the Pioneer Park Fish Passage Enhancement Project submitted by the City of Calistoga. The project will remove an existing concrete crossing within the Napa River that is a partial barrier to fish passage and replace it with a clear span bridge just downstream of the existing structure. The project will improve habitat for California freshwater shrimp (Syncaris pacifica), among other aquatic species.

Contact Information
Garrett Allen
California Department of Fish and Wildlife Bay Delta Region
2825 Cordelia Road, Suite 100
Fairfield, CA 94534

Phone : (707) 428-2076


Cross Streets
1308 Cedar Street
Napa River
Other Location Info
Pioneer Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 33 California Code of Regulations, title 14, section 15333
Reasons for Exemption
Class 33 consists of small projects not to exceed 5 acres in size to assure the maintenance, restoration, enhancement, or protection of habitat for fish, plants, or wildlife.


Notice of Exemption
1652-2020-037-001-R3 Pioneer Park-Approval Ltr-Rayner-ALLEN060320   PDF 333 K 2020060083_Pioneer Park Fish Passage Enhancement Project   PDF 276 K

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