Emergency Services, Office of
(Office of Emergency Services, California)
Seismic Monitoring Station
NOE - Notice of Exemption
This new station will contribute to the CA Earthquake Early Warning System (CEEWS) designed to potentially save thousands of lives during a large earthquake, prevent critical infrastructure damage and expedite recovery following a large earthquake. The network to which this sensor is connected will contribute real-time data to accurately record and warn people of strong shaking due to earthquakes in the region, and help provide records of ground motion that would be of immense scientific, engineering and public safety value.
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Twitchell Island, Conservation District 1601 (BK.TWIT), near Twitchell Island, CA, Dot Map ID: NS2002
Notice of Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 3, 4, 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.