Navigable Waterways in the Sacramento District*

*The actual limits of Navigable Waters of the U.S. will be determined by the Corps on a case by case basis.

Navigable Waterways in the Sacramento District



American River - Mouth to Bradshaw Road

Calaveras River - Mouth to 2000 feet upstream of I-5 2
East Fork Carson River- from the Nevada state line to its confluence with Silver King Creek 25.5
Feather River - Mouth to railroad bridge at Marysville 28
Lake Tahoe All
Merced River - Mouth to 1500 feet upstream of US 99 and Southern Pacific Railroad 20
Middle River All
Mokelumne River - Mouth to Frandy Gage (3.5 miles upstream from New Hope Road) 29
Old River 52
Sacramento River - Mouth to Keswick Dam 301
Sacramento River  Deep Water Ship Channel 26
San Joaquin River - Mouth to Sycamore Road (7 miles downstream from US 99 Fresno) 236
Stanislaus River - Mouth to Highway 120 in Town of Oakdale 40
Tuolumne River - Mouth to Highway 132 at Basso Bridge Crossing 47

All waterways not specifically identified above that are subject to the ebb and the flow of the tide, per 33 CFR Part 329.4.




Lake Tahoe All
Carson River and its East Fork – from the Nevada Highway 117 bridge to the California state line 119.5

Colorado River - Nevada/Arizona boundary to Nevada/California boundary, including Lake Mead and Lake Mohave




Bear Lake All
Bear River, Lower 101.3 
Colorado River - Mouth of Castle Creek to Cataract Canyon (4.5 miles below mouth of Green River) 59
Flaming Gorge Reservoir All
Green River - Mouth to 20 miles above Green River Station 142
Lake Powell All