Test Wall


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Test Wall
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Drill a test hole to collect information necessary to the design of a heat transfer field (geo field) for proposed new Heat, Vent, and Air Conditioning System for the Weaverville Joss House. A 5-inch diameter will be drilled by Mud Rotary method to a depth of 250 feet, with samples taken at several levels during the drilling process. The drilling truck will be parked 75-100 feet away from the Joss House structure to minimize possibility of vibration impact on historic collections. Additionally, a museum curator and archaeological monitor(s) will be present during drilling and an archaeological site evaluation will be performed prior to actual drilling to avoid any impact to cultural resources.

Contact Information

Shaelyn Raab Strattan
Agency Name
Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Weaverville Joss House State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Type, Section or Code
Class 6, Section 15306
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of basic data collection and resource evaluation activities that will not result in a serious disturbance to an environmental resource.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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