Double U Fish Ranch Dam Order to Drain Reservoir


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Double U Fish Ranch Dam Order to Drain Reservoir
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
DSOD issued an order to drain an illegal reservoir in order prevent an emergency (potential dam failure) that poses a clear and imminent danger to the public. By draining the reservoir, the emergency will be prevented, protecting life, health, property, and essential public services.

Contact Information

Russell Bowlus
Agency Name
Supervising Engineer, WR
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Howards Gulch Road, Northwest of Canby, CA

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
Work undertaken to prevent an emergency.


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