Drainage Ditch Cleanout – Oroville Cemetery (Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. BUT-30163-R2)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Drainage Ditch Cleanout – Oroville Cemetery (Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. BUT-30163-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is limited to vegetation maintenance on two existing ditches approximately three feet wide and 925 feet long. The purpose of the project is to maintain the ditches’ capacity to convey storm water during the winter and irrigation runoff during the summer. No rip rap or structures will be placed in the ditches. Vegetation and sediment removal will be confined to the bed and banks of the ditches. Non-native tree removal and trimming may be required. Work will be performed when the ditches are dry. Spoils from the project will be disposed of in an upland area where they cannot pass into waters of the state. Equipment to be used includes mechanical cutters, shredders, string trimmers, chainsaws and backhoes.

Contact Information

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


Northern California
Parcel #
unnamed drainage
Other Location Info
Memorial Park Oroville Cemetery
Other Information
5646 Lincoln Blvd., Oroville

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 consists of a minor alteration in the condition of the land and the project does not involve the removal of scenic trees.
County Clerk


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