Buck Meadows Site Remediation


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Document Title
Buck Meadows Site Remediation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The Solid Wastes Cleanup Program's contractor will excavate and remove smoldering material and place it on a prepared fire suppression pad. Fire retardant foam will be applied to the material until the fire is extinguished. The extinguished material will compacted in the over excavated area. Worker and environmental safety measures will be provided during the project per a Work Plan and Fire Suppression plan developed by the contractor. The USFS will provide a standby fire truck and crew to assist in fire suppression. Clean on-site soil is available and will be used to ensure proper cover and drainage on and around the disposal site. Erosion control measures will be installed as necessary after grading is complete.

Contact Information
Steve Santa Croce
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Lead/Public Agency
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 341-6688



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15308, Class 8
Reasons for Exemption
The department of Resources Recycling and Recovery approved the remediation project on February 28, 2014, under the authority of Public Resources Code (PRC) §48020 et seq. The project is an action by a State regulatory agency, as authorized by state regulations and codes, to restore and protect the environment.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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