Yearry Water Diversion and Stream Crossing Project (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No.1600-2019-0920-R1


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW)
Document Title
Yearry Water Diversion and Stream Crossing Project (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No.1600-2019-0920-R1
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is limited to two encroachments. One proposed encroachment is to remove a point of water diversion from a stream. The second proposed encroachment will replace a failing culvert at a road/stream crossing.

Contact Information

David Manthorne
Agency Name
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Responsible Agency


Northern California
Parcel #
Other Location Info
The project to be completed is located within the Klamath River watershed, approximately 2.7 miles southwest of the town of Orleans, County of Humboldt, State of California. The project is located in Sections 3 and 10, T10N, R5E, Humboldt Base and Meridian; in the Orleans U.S. Geological Survey 7.5- minute quadrangle; Assessor’s Parcel Number 529-281-006; latitude 41.2821 N and longitude 123.5883 W at the point of diversion (POD).

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type - Class 1 and 4; California Code of Regulations, title 14, section 15301 and 15304
Reasons for Exemption
The project will replace to existing culverts that are undersized and contributing to erosion. There would be no significant adverse impact on endangered, rare or threatened species or their habitat pursuant to section 15065. There are no hazardous materials at or around the project site that may be disturbed or removed. The project will not result in impacts that are significant when viewed in connection with the effects of past projects, the effects of other current projects, and the effects of probable future projects.
County Clerk


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