Seismic Monitoring Station

Summary

SCH Number
2019028180
Lead Agency
Emergency Services, Office of (Office of Emergency Services, California)
Document Title
Seismic Monitoring Station
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
This new station will contribute to the CA Earthquake Early Warning System (CEEWS) designed to potentially save thousands of lives during a large earthquake, prevent critical infrastructure damage and expedite recovery following a large earthquake. The network to which this sensor is connected will contribute real-time data to accurately record and warn people of strong shaking due to earthquakes in the region, and help provide records of ground motion that would be immense scientific, engineering and public safety value. Note: See NOE for full description

Contact Information
Ryan Arba
Office of Emergency Services, California
3650 Schriever Avenue P.O. Box 419023
Mather, CA 95655-4203

916-845-8132

Location

Coordinates
40.70952°'"N 123.70341°'"W
Counties
Humboldt
Other Information
Sierra Pacific Land and Timber, near Dinsmore, CA; Dot Map ID: NS037

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S: 15303,15304,15306
Reasons for Exemption
Class 3 as described above; construction of new small weatherprood enclosures to operate seismic sensor equipment for the purpose of data collection (class 6). In accordance with Class 4, the project described above consists of minor public or private alterations in the condition of land and/or vegetation which do not involve removal of healthy, mature, scenic trees. None of the exceptions to a notice of exemption apply.
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