Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Interpretive Frame Installation
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Install six kiosk style and ten low profile interpretive frames at Calaveras Big Trees State Park to interpret cultural and natural resource information of the area. Work will excavate two holes measuring 2'L X 2'W X 2'D per frame, install the metal frames, and fill with concrete for frame stability. Work at the Pioneer Cabin Tree will excavate a 46'L X 12'W X 10"D for a level grade, compact area with degraded gravel with a high content of clay for a firm stable surface, and remove existing vegetation and down woody material for an accessible route to the interpretive panel.
Project consists of construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities; minor public alterations in the condition of land and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry purposes; and construction or placement of minor structures accessory to (appurtenant to) existing facilities; included as "installation of park facilities, such as interpretive signing or panels: and "installation of signs" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities, in accordance with CCR S 15400.4.