Hawver Cave/Cool Quarry Entrance Closure Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Hawver Cave/Cool Quarry Entrance Closure Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Close entrances to the Hawver Cave and mine complex at the Cool Limestone Quarry. This includes closing one portal entry and two air shafts. the Hawver Cave/Cool Limestone Quarry mine complex is located partially within Auburn State Recreation Area (SRA) and partially within the area leased by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamatin to Teichert Aggregates. The underground complex is part natural cave and part excavated mine tunnels.

Contact Information

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


El Dorado

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15303 - Class 3
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the installation of small structures and is included as "fencing and gates" in te Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR 15300.4.

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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