Bow Bay CA LLC Pier Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan South Lake Tahoe Region 6 (RWQCB)
Document Title
Bow Bay CA LLC Pier Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This Project will demolish an existing pier that is located in the mapped Stream Mouth Protection Zone and will build a new pier at a new location. The new pier will extend from the high-water line to the TRPA pier headline. The existing pier will be removed, and the pier rights will be transferred to an adjacent parcel. Temporary impacts include the removal of the existing pier pilings but will be mitigated with construction BMPS and caissons. Permanent impacts include new pier pilings and pier decking in marginal habitat further from away from the Stream Mouth Protection Zone.

Contact Information

Tiffany Racz
Agency Name
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


El Dorado
Cross Streets
Three Ring Road
State Highways
State Highway 89; Highway 50
Other Location Info
This property is accessed off of State Highway 89, via Three Ring Road approximately 3.2 miles south of Meeks Bay Campground and 12.7 miles North of the intersection with Highway 50 in South Lake.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Minor Alterations to Land, Sec 15304
Reasons for Exemption
The RWQCB, Lahontan Region finds that this project, as permitted, will not have a significant effect on the environment and shall, therefore, be exempt from the provisions of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to Section 15304, Minor Alterations to Land.


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