Agreement 2012-0067-R4 - PG&E Pinecrest Lake Remove Rock Fall Hazard Project

Summary

SCH Number
2012088445
Public Agency
Fish & Game #4
Document Title
Agreement 2012-0067-R4 - PG&E Pinecrest Lake Remove Rock Fall Hazard Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
8/27/2012

Document Description
Removal of hazard rock below Pinecrest National Recreation Trail and above Pinecrest Lake. Three (3) blocks of rock will be drilled with 1 1/2-inch diameter bore holes from top to approximately 8 feet deep using hand drills with crews on safety lines attached to anchor points drilled on dwonhill side of Pinecrest National Recreation Trail. Three 1 1/4 by 8-inch Dyno AP Plus packaged emulsion explosive charges will be inserted into each drilled bore hole, detonated following Blasting Safety Plan prepared by Neil's Controlled Blasting, LP, and will be fully consumed during detonation. Blast will be designed to break and detach rock masses at existing fracture and detachment planes.

Contact Information
Sarah Bahm
California Department of Fish and Game
Lead/Public Agency
San Joaquin Valley / Southern Sierra Region 1234 E. Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA 93710

Phone : (559) 243-4014 x306

Location

Counties
Tuolumne
Other Location Info
Strawberry

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304 - Class 4
Reasons for Exemption
Removal of a hazard rock above Pinecrest Lake adjacent to Pinecrest National Recreation Trail. Minor in nature and will have no significant environmental impacts, with implementation of measures contained in SAA #2012-0067-R4.

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