Vernalis West & East Mining & Reclamation

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
San Joaquin County
Document Title
Vernalis West & East Mining & Reclamation
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Dry Grazing AG-40 (General Agriculture- 40 acre minimum), General Plan A/G (General Agriculture): OS/RC, (Open Space-Resource Conservation)
Document Description
The project is a phased Quarry Excavation Application to mine and reclaim 142 million tons of aggregate material over a 40 year period. The project includes reclaiming mined land back to agricultural grazing land.

Contact Information

Kevin Swanson
Agency Name
San Joaquin County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Joaquin
Cross Streets
Blewett Road, Bird Road, State Route 132, I-5, I-580
Total Acres
Parcel #
253-280-06, -07
State Highways
132, I-5, I-580
Tracy Joint Unf. New Jerusalem
Delta Mendota Canal, Hetch, Hetchy, Aquaeduct, CA. Aqueduct
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT), Department of Water Resources
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT), Department of Water Resources
Development Types
Mining (Mineral sand, gravel)
Local Actions
quarry permit
Project Issues
Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Geology/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality, Noise, Transportation, Wildlife

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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