Gordon J. Tosten Exemption Trust - Bear Buttes Quarry

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Humboldt County
Document Title
Gordon J. Tosten Exemption Trust - Bear Buttes Quarry
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
General plan designation: AG/FWRK; Zone: AE-Minimum building site 160 acres (AE-B-5(160))/TPZ

Document Description
The current project proposes an average annual extraction of up to 30,000 cubic yards with the total amount of extraction not to exceed 50,000 cubic yards in any given year provided the average annual rate is not exceeded. Operations include drilling, blasting, sorting, crushing, on-site road and staging area improvements, revegetation, and final reclamation. No washing and no asphalt/cement batch processing will be conducted on site. No new access roads to the quarry will be constructed. Heavy equipment to be used on site includes: front-end loaders, caterpillar tractors, dump trucks, excavators, rock crusher, portable screen plant and weigh scales.

Contact Information
Anita Punla
Humboldt County
3015 H Street
Eureka, CA 95521

Phone : (707) 268-3727


40°12'11"N 123°50'40"W
Cross Streets
Bear Butte Road and Highway 101
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Hwy 101
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Miranda

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Mining (metagreywacke sandstone)
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Public Services Recreation/Parks Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Eureka Region 1 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 1 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency

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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