Bear River Setback Levee Project

Summary

SCH Number
2021020437
Lead Agency
Reclamation District 817 (RD817)
Document Title
Bear River Setback Levee Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received

Document Description
Reclamation District No. 817 plans to address continued erosion and associated flood risk by constructing approximately 2,800 linear feet of setback levee, degrading the same stretch of existing levee, and using the degrade material to buttress a section of the existing levee on the north bank of the Bear River beginning at the downstream tie-in location of the setback levee and extending up to 8,500 linear feet downstream.

Contact Information
Tom Engler
Reclamation District 817 District Engineer
Consulting Firm
455 University Avenue, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95825

Phone : (916) 437-7507
engler@mbkengineers.com

Location

Coordinates
38°59'16.9"N 121°28'29.4"W
Cities
Wheatland
Counties
Sutter Yuba
Regions
Northern California
Cross Streets
agricultural roads off of Wheatland Road and State Route 65
Zip
95692
Total Acres
48
Parcel #
015-150-092, 28-210-027, 28-210-026, 28-210-004, 28-010-007
State Highways
65
Railways
Union Pacific
Airports
none
Schools
Wheatland Union High, Bear River Middle, Wheatland Elementary
Waterways
Bear River, Grasshopper Slough, Dry Creek
Township
T1314N
Range
R4-5E
Section
many
Base
MtDiablo

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Levee setback and buttress)
Local Action
Other: setback levee and buttress
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Drainage/Absorption Energy Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Greenhouse Gas Emissions Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mandatory Findings of Significance Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Septic System Transportation Tribal Cultural Resources Utilities/Service Systems Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire
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 Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)

Attachments

Environmental Document
Bear River Setback Levee Summary Form   PDF 579 K Bear River_IS-MND Public Draft   PDF 24387 K RD 817 - NOTICE OF INTENT - 02242021   PDF 139 K
NOC
Bear River Setback Levee NOC - signed   PDF 1370 K
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]
2021020437_RWQCB Comment   PDF 410 K

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