Soil Investigations - Formerly Used Defense Sites


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Soil Investigations - Formerly Used Defense Sites
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Conduct soil sampling in various locations in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park to determine if metals are present in the soils, which could indicate the presence of munitions from sites formerly used by the military. Sampling will be conducted by the US Army Corps of Engineers. Sampling will consist of grab samples up to approximately 12" deep.

Contact Information

James C. Dice
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Diego
Other Location Info
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
No potential for significant impacts to the environment is anticipated in compliance with Section 15300.2. 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 and is included in DPR's list of exempt activities as "Soils and structural engineering tests" in accordance with CCR 15300.4.

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