Emergency Services, Office of
(Office of Emergency Services, California)
Seismic Monitoring Station Upgrade
NOE - Notice of Exemption
U.S. Geological Survey (CEEWS Project#: 6087-6)
By upgrading from antiquated analog recording systems to state-of-the-art earthquake recording and telemetry equipment, this station will be able to contribute continuous seismic data to the CA Earthquake Early Warning System (CEEWS) and ShakeAlert, designed to potentially save thousands of lives during a large earthquake, prevent critical infrastructure damage, and expedite recovery following a large earthquake.
Dot Map ID: UG0026; Station Name/Site Code: Iron Peak/NC.KIPf
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 3, Section 15303
Reasons for Exemption
See NOE for full details.
This project is exempt in accordance with Class 3 as described above; construction of new small weatherproof 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.