UCLA Seismic Properties of Organic Soils Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
University of California, Los Angeles
Document Title
UCLA Seismic Properties of Organic Soils Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The project would construct a man-made mound of soil on unconsolidated peat in the interior of Sherman Island to perform field testing that will measure the seismic deformation potential of the existing levee system in the Sacrament / San Joaquin Bay Delta and in the Suisun Marsh. To perform the seismic testing, mobile field shakers would be used to impose large dynamic harizontal

Contact Information
Tracy Dudman
University of California, Los Angeles
Lead/Public Agency
1060 Verteran Avenue, CPB
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Phone : (310) 206-9255


Other Location Info
Sherman Island, Sacramento / San Joaquin Bay Delta

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, 15306 - Class 4 & 6
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed action is exempt from CEQA under guidelines section 15061(b)(3), which provides that CEQA does not apply to the action of a public agency when it can be see with a certainty that there is no possibility that the activity in question may have a significant effect on the environment.

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