Mill Creek Water Storage for Flow Enhancement, Project ID: 2021029


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB)
Document Title
Mill Creek Water Storage for Flow Enhancement, Project ID: 2021029
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Project will provide storage for water in the winter, with participating landowners committing to forbearance of the equivalent volume of water in the summer, thereby shifting the timing of water extraction to leave more water in Mill Creek and its tributaries during the driest time of the year when juvenile coho and steelhead are rearing in the stream. A minimum of 18 systems will be constructed, totaling ±300,000 gallons of water storage.

Contact Information

John P. Donnelly
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Wildlife, Wildlife Conservation Board
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Multiple private landowners in the Mill Creek Watershed

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15303, Class 3, New Construction or Conversion of Small Structures
Reasons for Exemption
Project involves new construction of water storage tanks.


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