Exploration Drilling and Assessment of Wilbur Hot Springs, Colusa County, California


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Energy Commission
Document Title
Exploration Drilling and Assessment of Wilbur Hot Springs, Colusa County, California
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project is Phase 1 of a geothermal exploration and assessment in the Wilbur Hot Springs area in Colusa County. Phase 1 includes grant administrative activities along with existing data and literature review and non-drilling field data collection activities, including field mapping, soil and water sampling and testing, and geophysical surveys. The project will evaluate existing open-filed records and public-domain geologic and geophysical data, along with the new data generated, to complete conceptual models, maps, and information on the area geology and geothermal characteristics to better determine future exploration approaches.

Contact Information

Cheryl Closson
Agency Name
California Energy Commission
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
Basic data collection, research, experimental management, and resource evaluation activities that do not result major disturbances to an environmental resource.

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