Install Bear Proof Garbage Containers, Auburn State Recreation Area


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Install Bear Proof Garbage Containers, Auburn State Recreation Area
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Install 22 bear proof garbage containers at various locations throughout Auburn State Recreation Area. The purpose of this project is to replace existing garbage containers with bear proof containers that will protect wildlife and people. Locations where containers will installed include: Mineral Bar Campground, Yankee Jim's River Access, Ponderosa Bridge River Access, Grizzly Bear House Trailhead, Foresthill Loop Trailhead, Auburn Staging Area, Cool Staging Area and the Confluence recreation area. A 3' x 4' concrete pad will be constructed for each garbage container location. All selected locations are on previously disturbed ground.

Contact Information

Jim Micheaels
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15311
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the installation of accessory structures to existing facilities and is included as "construction or installation of additonal public use facilities" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR § 15300.4.

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