Exibit and Interpret Farm Equipment


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Exibit and Interpret Farm Equipment
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Exibit and Interpret ten pieces of farm equipment in the distillery, an historic structure, to describe the development of Jack London's Beauty Ranch at Jack London State Historic Park. The exhibit will consist of motion-activated lighting with a timer shut off, ambient lighting in the style of the 1905-16 historic ranch era, and lighting to highlight and facilitate reading of interpretive exhibit panels. An accessible route of travel to view equipment and panels will also be installed. Work will comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act standards and California State Parks "Access to Parks Guidelines." District Historian will review choice of lighting, the exact placement of the electrical box, and choice of visitor barrier design prior to placement. This will insure that the specific designs will complement and enhance the historical significance of the building. DPR wil pre-approve and monitor any soil disturbance. In the event that previously undocumented cultural resources are encountered during such disturbance, work within the immediate vicinity of the find will be temporarily halted or diverted until a DPR-qualified cultural resource specialist has evaluated the find and implemented appropriate treatment and disposition of the artifact(s).

Contact Information
Marla S. Hastings
Department of Parks and Recreation
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : 707 938 9548x22


Other Location Info
Jack London State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
sec 15301, 15303, 15331
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the minor alteration of existing structures, facilities, or features involving no expansion beyond current use and is included as "modifications of existing facilities for handicap access" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR Section 15300.4; construction and location of limited numbers of new, small structures included as "interpretive signing or panels" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR SEction 15300.4; and maintenance, repair, stabilization, rehabilitation, restoration, preservation, conservation, or reconstruction of historical resources, in a manner consistent with the Secretary or the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines for preserving, rehabilitating, restoring, and reconstructing historic buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer.

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