Squaw Flat Mine Closure


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Squaw Flat Mine Closure
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Close an abandoned mine shaft within the Mammoth Bar Off-Highway Vehicle use area in Auburn State Recreation Area to improve public safety. Fill the entrance of the approximately 10 foot wide by 12 foot deep vertical shaft with native soil excavated from the immediate vicinity of the mine.

Contact Information
Jim Micheaels
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Lead/Public Agency
1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Phone : (916) 988-0205


Other Location Info
Auburn State Recreation Area

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15304 - Class 1, 4
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of maintenance or minor alteration of existing topographic features involving no expansion of use beyond that existing at the time of the lead agency's determination and minor alterations in the condition of land and vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry purposes.

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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