Proposed Hogsback Quarry Mining and Reclamation Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Modoc County
Document Title
Proposed Hogsback Quarry Mining and Reclamation Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Dry Land, Vegetation Agricultural General (AG) and Zoned as unclassified
Document Description
The mining operation as proposed consists of the alluvial and hardrock extraction of approximately 5,000,000 tons of materials over a 50-year period. In addition ot the mining operation, the project would include a rock crushing/screening plant, a washing operation, a concrete batch plant, and an asphalt plant. The land will ultimately be reclaimed and used as rangeland.

Contact Information

Bruce Steubing
Agency Name
Modoc County Planning Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Three miles east of the intersection of State routes 395 and 299, nine miles NE of Alturas, CA
Total Acres
425-/+ acres
Parcel #
026-190-9 and 026-190-30
State Highways
Other Information
Sec: 17,18, and 19

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, Cal Fire, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 2 (DOT)

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