Geotechnical Drilling for Blue Lake Widen and Rumble Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 1
Document Title
Geotechnical Drilling for Blue Lake Widen and Rumble Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Caltrans proposes to complete a geotechnical investigation to support the design and installation of several mechanically stabilized earth embankments (MSE) on State Route (SR) 299 between post miles 20.5 and 30.15 for Caltrans project 01-0F460. All borings are located w/i the existing fills and will be drilled from the roadway.

Contact Information

Laurel Osborn
Agency Name
CA Department of Transportation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
California Department of Transportation
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Blue Lake
Cross Streets
Highway 299, Humboldt County, post miles 20.5-30.15

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
See NOE for full details. The project is exempt because there is not a reasonable possibility that the project will have a significant effect on the environment due to unusual circumstances, it does not damage a scenic resource, it Is not located on the "Cortese List", there will not be significant adverse impact on endangered, rare, or threatened species or their habitat, and it does not cause a substantial adverse change in the significance of historical resources.


Notice of Exemption

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