Staten Island Seepage Wells Decommissioning


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
Staten Island Seepage Wells Decommissioning
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Water Projects Planning and Management Branch (formerly south Delta Branch) has been coordinating monitoring of 127 seepage and groundwater monitoring wells in the Delta. These wells were implemented by DWR as part of legacy programs which are no longer in existence (e.g. Interim South Delta Program and CALFED). Since this time, most of the wells have been discontinued and have not been actively monitored for several years. The scope of this work includes properly decommissioning these wells over the next several years, starting with an initial five wells (ND-37, ND-42, ND-47, ND-50, ND-53) located on Staten Island.

Contact Information

Robert Trang
Agency Name
Department Water Resources
Job Title
Supervisor Engineer
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Joaquin
Northern California
Other Location Info
ND 37 38.211261 -121.503958 ND 42 38.198733 -121.523687 ND 47 38.150504 -121.537148 ND 50 38.146189 -121.548626 ND 53 38.133282 -121.564697

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 4, Minor Alterations to Land, Section 15304
Reasons for Exemption
Class 4 exemptions consist of minor public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry or agricultural purposes. The Division further finds that the proposed project would not result in a significant adverse impact on the environment, or that any of the exceptions to the exemptions apply.
County Clerk
San Joaquin


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