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
Supervising Engineer, WR
Lead/Public Agency
2720 Gateway Oaks Dr.,Ste 300
Sacramento, CA 95833-3500

Phone : (916) 565-7813


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.


Notice of Exemption
2021-02-25_(Illegal) 7000-143_Double U Fish Ranch- Emergency NOE 221   PDF 522 K

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