Geotechnical Drilling for Emergency Culvert Repair at Ritmer Creek


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 1
Document Title
Geotechnical Drilling for Emergency Culvert Repair at Ritmer Creek
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Caltrans is proposing to complete a geotechnical investigation to support the design of a culvert on State Route 101 at PM 41.41, Ritmer Creek. The existing culvert is failing and needs replacement immediately. All Borings are located within the existing fills and will be drilled from the roadway.

Contact Information

Laurel Osborn
Agency Name
California Department of Transportation Northern Region
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Del Norte
Other Location Info
Near Smith River

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
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

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