Request for a Letter of Non-Objection to Enter State School Lands to Conduct Seismometer Surveys


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California State Lands Commission
Document Title
Request for a Letter of Non-Objection to Enter State School Lands to Conduct Seismometer Surveys
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
UC Riverside, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Present Land Use
State school lands

Document Description
Authorize approval to enter State school lands to temporarily install seismometer equipment for conducting seismic studies in the Cima volcanic region of the Mojave Desert.

Contact Information
Laura Miller
California State Lands Commission
100 Howe Ave. Suite 100 South
Sacramento, CA 95825

Phone : (916) 574-1911


San Bernardino
Southern California
Other Location Info
Several State school lands parcels located in San Bernardino County.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
CLASS 6, INFORMATION COLLECTION (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 2, § 2905, subd. (e)(3) and (5)))
Reasons for Exemption
Issuance of a letter of non-objection for the above-mentioned activity will cause only a minor physical change in the environment and will not change existing activities in the area. There are no unusual circumstances surrounding the project that will result in significant environmental impacts. Therefore, the project will not have a significant effect on the environment and the above categorical exemption applies.


Notice of Exemption
Porter seismometer study_I1553_signed and filed   PDF 68 K

Disclaimer: The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of these documents. To obtain an attachment in a different format, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613. For more information, please visit OPR’s Accessibility Site.

Download CSV New Search Print