Accession Number:

ADA436416

Title:

American River Watershed Project, California. Part 1: Main Report. Part 2: Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report. Supplemental Information Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT SACRAMENTO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

668.0

Abstract:

This report supplements the December 1991 feasibility report for the American River Watershed Investigation. Specifically, it 1 Reassesses the risk to the Sacramento area of flooding from the American River. 2 Reassesses individual flood protection measures to reduce the risk. 3 Describes a range of alternatives, including combinations of individual measures, to increase flood protection to Sacramento. 4 Presents three candidate flood protection plans. 5 Identifies from the candidate plans the locally preferred plan, which is also the Federal selected plan. 6 Outlines the process for implementing the selected plan and important future actions. This report has two parts a main report, which focuses on the flood protection alternatives, and a supplemental environmental impact statementenvironmental impact report. The report was requested by Congress and reflects information and comments from extensive review by both the public and governmental agencies.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE