Riverby Ranches Northern Pipe Replacement (Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. YOL-33559-R2)

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SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Riverby Ranches Northern Pipe Replacement (Streambed Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. YOL-33559-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Riverby Ranches Northern Pipe Replacement Project proposes to replace a damaged 12-inch pump intake pipe located in the west (right) levee of the Sacramento River at levee mile 2.84 (38.619687, -121.563335), just upstream of the Sacramento Weir. The existing pipe would be replaced with a 12-inch diameter, ½-inch wall, welded steel pipe with positive closure devices, siphon breakers, and connection appurtenances to the waterside and landside pumping device. The Project also includes the diversion of water from the Sacramento River for irrigation between March and October of each year.

Contact Information

Alexander Funk
Agency Name
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


West Sacramento
Northern California
Other Location Info
Located at the Sacramento River

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type – Existing Facilities. 15301; Replacement or Reconstruction. 15302 (b) & (c); California Code of Regulations, title
Reasons for Exemption
The project falls under a Class 1 Categorical Exemption because it consists of the operation of an existing private facility for the diversion of water. This project falls under a Class 2 Categorical Exemption because it replaces (is a reconstruction of) a portion of an existing intake pipe on an existing water diversion facility, substantially the same size, serving the same purpose, and having the same capacity.
County Clerk


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