Geotechnical Testing for Bill Wallace Trail Repairs

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Parks and Recreation, Department of (California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Document Title
Geotechnical Testing for Bill Wallace Trail Repairs
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
Southern Service Center

Document Description
California State Parks is designing a FEMA-funded project to repair the storm-damaged trail. The project will include repairing/replacing damaged culverts, repairing slope failures and erosion features, and possibly installing an arched culvert or conventional culvert at the El Capitan Creek washout location. The purpose of the geotechnical investigation will be to evaluate the subsurface conditions along the trail alignment and provide geotechnical recommendations for the project as presently proposed. Then investigation will include a geologic literature review, field exploration program, geotechnical laboratory testing,engineering analysis and report preparation.

Contact Information
Bethany Weisberg
California State Parks
2797 Truxtun Rd
San Diego, CA 92106

Phone : (619) 221-4371


Santa Barbara

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class: 6, Section: 15306
Reasons for Exemption
No potential for significant impact to the environment is anticipated in compliance with CEQA § 15300.4. If the project is implemented as indicated within the Project Evaluation From, then it is exempt under CEQA §15306 - Information Collection. The action falls under the Departmental List of Exempt activities according to CEQA § 15300.4 as defined in the Department of Operations Manual, Chapter 0600 as: "Soils and structural engineering tests" (Class 6, Section 15306)


Notice of Exemption
NOE ER-12823 Geotechnical Testing Bill Wallace Trail   PDF 444 K

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