Point Buckler Island


Introduction

This page pertains to Point Buckler Island, an approximately 50-acre island located in the Suisun Marsh in Solano County, and to activities conducted at the island by owners John Sweeney and Point Buckler Club LLC. Provided below are recent and select documents. The page does not provide a comprehensive list of all documents for the site but contains many documents that interested parties may want to access, including documents pertaining to Water Board oversight, plans and technical reports for Suisun Marsh and Point Buckler Island, court proceedings, and other stakeholders and regulations.

The San Francisco Estuary Partnership "Buckler Brouhaha" article summarizes the issues at Point Buckler Island.

Water Board Actions


3/8/2017 Resolution Authorizing Referral to the Attorney General of Alleged Violations of CAO
3/8/2017 Board Meeting Agenda - Resolution Authorizing Referral to the Attorney General of Alleged Violations of CAO
12/14/2016 Adopted ACL
11/18/2016 Point Buckler ACL Complaint Rebuttal
9/2/2016 Initial ACLComplaint Evidence Submittal
8/10/2016 Adopted CAO
7/21/2016 Point Buckler CAO Rebuttal
7/1/2016 Point Buckler CAO Initial Evidence Submittal 1 of 2
7/1/2016 Point Buckler CAO Initial Evidence Submittal 2 of 2
5/17/2016 Pt. Buckler ACL Complaint and Tentative CAO
1/5/2016 Rescission of Order R2-2015-0038
9/11/2015 Cleanup and Abatement Order R2-2015-0038
7/28/2015 Notice of Violation



Correspondence from the Water Board

5/17/2017 Transmittal of Inspection Report and Restoration Plan Implementation
5/15/2017 Inspection of Point Buckler Island, Suisun Marsh, Solano County
5/2/2017 Water Board Memo on Point Buckler Restoration Plan and Mitigation and Monitoring Plan
12/15/2016 Adopted ACL Press Release
11/18/2016 Prosecution Team's Interim Corrective Action Plan Assessment & Recommendations
8/15/2016 Adopted CAO Press Release
5/17/2016 ACL and CAO Issuance Press Release
1/4/2016 AEO Memo to EO
12/23/2015 Response to Order Submittals
12/9/2015 Pt. Buckler Request for Additional Information
12/9/2015 Decline Extension for CAO Provision 2 Submittal
10/15/2015 60 Day Extension for CAO Provision 2 Submittal


Submittals from the Dischargers

2/10/2017 Point Buckler Restoration Plan and Mitigation and Monitoring Plan
11/18/2016 Club's ACL Rebuttal
11/10/2016 Point Buckler Interim Corrective Action Plan
10/19/2016 Club's ACL Initial Evidence Submittal
7/21/2016 Club's CAO Rebuttal
7/11/2016 Club's Initial Evidence Submittal
12/1/2015 Time Extension Request
10/16/2015 Response to Order R2-2015-0038
10/16/2015 Submittal on Point Buckler Conditions
9/25/2015 Response to Order
9/18/2015 Response to CAO
7/30/2015 Response to Notice of Violation


Water Board Documents

Point Buckler March 2 Inspection Report
9/2012 Suisun Marsh TMDL
9/7/2006 Blacklock Restoration Project (SRCD Ownership #635) 401 Certification
12/15 2015 Roaring River Distribution System Fish Screens Sediment Removal Project 401 Certification
7/19/2016 Tule Red Tidal Restoration Project 401 Certification


Technical Plans and Reports for Point Buckler Island

5/12/2016 Point Buckler Technical Assessment of Current Conditions and Historic Reconstruction Since 1985
5/12/2016 Point Buckler Technical Assessment of Current Conditions and Historic Reconstruction Since 1985 (low res)
10/16/2015 Pt. Buckler Conditions
11/1984 Management Plan for Annie Mason Point (Buckler) Club


Other Agency References and Documents

San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

4/22/16 Pt. Buckler EDCDO
2/17/2016 Response to BCDC
12/17/2015 BCDC Letter
8/18/2015 BCDC Letter
5/7/2015 BCDC Letter
3/25/2015 Response to BCDC
1/30/2015 BCDC Letter

Army Corps of Engineers

3/28/2016 Corps Referral to EPA

Suisun Marsh and Suisun Resource Conservation District (SRCD)

6/2011 Sweeney SRCD-Corps Email Chain


References


2013 FWSSMPBO - USACE
2003 Effects of Sediment in Aquatic Systems
2000 CDFW Vegetation Mapping in the Suisun Marsh
Conceptual Model for Managed Wetlands in Suisun Marsh
RGP3-2013
12/1978 Suisun Marsh Preservation Agreement
SCS 1977 Contra Costa
SCS 1977 Solano County
Suisun Marsh Plan
Suisun Marsh Preservation Act
2013 NOAA Biological Opinion - Suisun Marsh
2014 USACE LOP Dredging Permit
Suisun Marsh Management Program