Twin Lakes State Beach- Accessibility Upgrades Geotechnical Investigation


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Twin Lakes State Beach- Accessibility Upgrades Geotechnical Investigation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project will conduct geotechnical services to identify soil conditions under and around four (4) boring sites at Twin Lakes State Beach to determine if soil conditions will allow for the addition of features for accessibility improvements. Work at each of the four (4) sites will: • Observe existing site conditions; • Use a truck-mounted drill rig equipped with a 3-inch auger to drill to a depth of 25 feet; • Record representative soil samples for future analysis; and • Backfill holes with soil cuttings and spread excess soil cuttings in adjacent undeveloped areas. Work will not adversely affect natural or cultural resources.

Contact Information

Joel Bonilla
Agency Name
Department of Parks and Recreat
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Northern Service Center
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Santa Cruz
Other Location Info
Twin Lakes State Beach

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15304, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of minor public or private alterations in the conditions of land and vegetation, and basic data collection, research, experimental management, and resource evaluation activities which do not result in serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource, listed as "soils and engineering tests" in the Department of Parks and Recreation's list of exempt activities in accordance with CCR §15300.4.


Notice of Exemption

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