The state-of-the-art earthquake recording and telemetry equipment proposed to be installed at this station will 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: NS0074; Station Name/Site Code: Topo Valley/NC .BTV
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 3, 6
Reasons for Exemption
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.