Water Resources, Department of
(California Department of Water Resources)
Field Exploration at B.F. Sisk (San Luis) Damn
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Geotechnical testing of Sisk Dam consisting of 19 cone penetrometer test holes, 6 piezonecone penetration test holes, 6 standard penetration test holes, 11 total test pits and at least 3 drill holes followed by subsequent survey, geologic mapping and geologice report. The testing will occur along the embankment and toe of the dam. the purpose is to investigate the ofundation and embankment composition of the damn for earthquake protection. The Department of Water Resource (state water project) and US Bureau of Reclamation (Central Valley Project) benefit from this project.