Pitzer Dock (Lake Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. LAK-42854-R2)


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW)
Document Title
Pitzer Dock (Lake Alteration Agreement EPIMS Notification No. LAK-42854-R2)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is limited to the removal of an existing swim dock and installation of a new boatlift and swim dock. The existing 10-foot by 20-foot wooden floating dock will be removed. The existing dock is supported by four (4) 10-inch wooden piles. A total of six (6) wooden piles will be removed, with four (4) originating from the existing floating dock and two (2) from the existing pier structure. Debris from the demolition of the existing structure will be collected and disposed of offsite. A new boatlift measuring 16-feet by 28-feet will be constructed and accompanied by a roof of identical dimensions. Adjacent to the boatlift, a motorized swim dock, measuring 10- feet by 20-feet will be installed. A 30-foot gangway ramp will connect the pier to the motorized swim dock. A total of twelve (12) steel piles will be driven to complete the projects. Six (6) 10-inch steel piles will be installed to support the new boatlift, while four (4) 8-inch steel piles will underpin the motorized swim dock. Additionally, two (2) 8-inch steel piles will be installed at the far end of the existing pier to support the new gangway,

Contact Information

Ben Huffer
Agency Name
Job Title
Environmental Scientist
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Parcel #
Other Location Info
Located at Clear Lake

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Type – Class (1, 2 & 4); California Code of Regulations, title 14, sections (15301, 15302 and 15304)
Reasons for Exemption
Class 1 because the repair and maintenance involves negligible or no expansion of existing or former use. Class 2 because the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have substantially the same purpose and capacity. Class 4 because the project is a minor alteration to Clear Lake and does not involve the removal of healthy, mature, or scenic trees.
County Clerk


Notice of Exemption

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