Schneider Pier Replacement


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Schneider Pier Replacement
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is limited to the following activities: 1) Complete removal of the existing “L” shaped pier, including removal of two (2) of the six (6) current 10 ¾ inch support pilings, the complete support structure, and all decking. Demolition of the existing pier will take place from the lake side using barge mounted equipment. 2) Removal of the ramp from the patio to the existing pier. 3) Upon completion of the demolition, seven (7) 10 ¾ inch diameter steel pipe pilings will be driven into the bed of the lake to a minimum depth of six (6) feet. 4) A new “F” shaped pier will be constructed over the footprint of the existing pier with a three (3) foot wide catwalk constructed within the slip portion of the new pier to access the boat mooring. 5) A total of eleven (11) pilings, four (4) original and seven (7) new, will be present on the lakebed. 6) All new construction on the pier will be conducted from the water using barge mounted equipment. The new pier will be level with, and directly connected to, the existing stone patio.

Contact Information

Robert Hosea
Agency Name
Department of Fish and Wildlife
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


South Lake Tahoe
El Dorado
Northern California
Cross Streets
331 Fallen Leaf Road
Other Location Info
The project is located at Fallen Leaf Lake.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type – Class (4); California Code of Regulations, title 14, sections (15302, 15304)
Reasons for Exemption
Class 4 because the project consists of a minor alteration of land which does not involve the removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.
County Clerk
El Dorado


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