Rock Creek and Keefer Slough – Routine Maintenance Agreement – Amendment #3


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Rock Creek and Keefer Slough – Routine Maintenance Agreement – Amendment #3
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
This major amendment will increase the project footprint by including 0.3 additional miles of Rock Creek to the Agreement. This amendment also serves to transfer the Agreement from Rock Creek Reclamation District’s previous representative, Tara Rhoades, to its current representative, Hal Crain. Mr. Crain will be the new Permittee for the Agreement.

Contact Information

Melissa Murphy
Agency Name
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Job Title
Senior Environmental Scientist (Specialist)
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Other Location Info
The project is located within the Nord and Ord Ferry USGS quadrangles in Butte County. The project includes Keefer Slough in its entirety and the portion of Rock Creek from Highway 99 south to the confluence of Rock and Mud Creeks.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type – Class 4; California Code of Regulations, title 14, sections 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Class 4 because the project is minor alteration to an existing creek channel and there are no impacts to special status species.
County Clerk


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