Lee Vining Burn Dump Site Remediation


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Document Title
Lee Vining Burn Dump Site Remediation
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The CalRecycle Cleanup Program’s contractor will perform the remedial work on United States Forest Service (USFS) property. Approximately 1600 cubic yards of solid waste will be excavated from within site footprint, reconsolidated within the footprint, and then capped with 2 feet of compacted clean soil. The site will be graded to drain to two natural drainage channels, which will be lined with grouted rip-rap rock. All disturbed areas will be revegetated through drill seeding and hydroseeding with a native seed mix.

Contact Information

Steve Santa Croce
Agency Name
Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Parties Undertaking Project


Lee Vining
Cross Streets
East of Highway 395 and Mattly Avenue and just west of the Mono Basin Scenic Area Visitor Center

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 8 Categorical Exemption/Title 14, California Code of Regulations, §15308
Reasons for Exemption
The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery approved the remediation on September 24, 2021 under the authority of Public Resources Code (PRC) Sections §48020 et seq. The project is an action by a State regulatory agency, as authorized by state regulations and codes, to perform work required to restore and protect the environment.
County Clerk


Notice of Exemption

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