The proposed project would involve a geotechnical survey by General Dynamics NASSCO (Tenant) at Berth 7 and 8 in the city of San Diego, California: The geotechnical survey would create exploratory bore-holes to evaluate the geophysical properties of the bay bottom in the vicinity of a potential future redevelopment site at the NASSCO shipyard. The proposed project does not include the installation of any permanent structures.
The proposed project is determined to be Categorically Exempt pursuant to
California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines Sections 15304 (Minor Alterations to Land) and/or 15306 (Information Collection) and Section 3.d. and/or 3.f. of the District's Guide/Ines for Compliance with CEQA because it is a geotechnical survey that would result in no permanent effects on the environment, and would not
involve the removal of mature, scenic trees, and it is for the purpose of basic data
collection/research/experimental management/resource evaluation activities which would not result in serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource. Sections 3.d. and 3.f. of the District's CEQA Guidelines.