Foundation Excavations


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Foundation Excavations
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Excavate approximately 3 feet around existing bent foundations #3 through #10 at Empire Mine State Historic Park for structural engineer inspections, recommendations, and development of engineered plans. Excavate using a backhoe and hand tools. Excavation will be monitored during the implementation of the proposed action to ensure that project activities are being directed away from the resource(s). No vegetation will be disturbed.

Contact Information
Diane Cassano
California Department of Parks and Recreation
P.O. Box 266
Tahoma, CA 96142-0266

Phone : (530) 525-3342


Other Location Info
Empire Mine State Historic Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15304, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of basic (archaeological) data collection and resource evaluation activities which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource; minor alteration in the condition of land and/or vegetation (minor trenching and backfilling where the surface is restored) which does not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees.

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