Monitoring Wells Installation


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Monitoring Wells Installation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
Install 2 new monitoring wells in two separate locations at Calaveras Big Trees State Park to conduct quarterly groundwater testing required by the Regional Water Control Board. At each location, work will remove brush; excavate two 50' X 50' (2500 cubic feet) areas for a semi-level grade for the drill rig; and drill to a maximum depth of 75', up to four holes may be drilled'; at location 2, work will also remove two 10" diameter trees. Once the new wells are in place, the existing wells will be abandoned by removing the hardware and fillings the holes with sealing material in accordance with Section 24400 of the California Health and Safety Code.

Contact Information
Heather M. Reith
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Central Valley District 22798 Broadway Street
Columbia, CA 95310

Phone : (209) 536-2887


Other Location Info
Calaveras Big Trees State Park

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15303, 15304 - Class 3, 4
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities; and minor public alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scentic trees.

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