Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Benbow Day Use Dirt Mound Removal
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Remove dirt mound in Benbow Day Use Area at Benbow Lake State Recreation Area to reestablish the original topograhic elevation, facilitate a better viewing area, and increase visitor safety. The mound, constitutes approximately 200 cubic yards, measures approximately 3 feet higher than the base. The mound runs on the base from front to back for approximately 50', and on the top for approximately 40'. Work will remove 5,400 square feet of the mound with heavy equipment Hardwood stage will be protected from damage by heavy equipment.
Project consists of replacement or reconstruction of existing structures and facilities where the new structure will be located on the same site as the structure replaced and will have substantially the smae propose and capacity as the structure replaced; consists of minor public or private alterations in the condition of land, water, and/or vegetation, which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees except for forestry and agricultural purposes.