Orange County Reservoir Seismic Analysis


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Document Title
Orange County Reservoir Seismic Analysis
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The project is to conduct seismic analysis of the Orange County Reservoir. At seven sites around the reservoir, boring holes would be drilled and cone penetration tests would be conducted to gather seismic information. All work would occur within existing disturbed areas paved with asphalt and areas covered with gravel.

Contact Information
Sean Carlson
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
P.O. Box 54153
Los Angeles, CA 90054-0153

Phone : (213) 217-6310



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15304, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project consists of public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation, which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees. The proposed project consists of basic data collection, research, experimental management, and resource evaluation activities, which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource. These may be strictly for information gathering purposes, or as part of a study leading to an action, which a public agency has not yet approved, adopted, or funded.

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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