Geotechnical Drilling for Blue Lake Widen and Rumble Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Caltrans 1 (Eureka) (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
California Department of Transportation Northern Region
1656 Union Street
Eureka, CA 95501

Phone : (707) 441-4599


Other Location Info
near Blue Lake

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15306, Class 6
Reasons for Exemption
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
2019048275   PDF 3692 K

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