Blue Lake Rancheria Management Contract and Casino

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
National Indian Gaming Commission
Document Title
Blue Lake Rancheria Management Contract and Casino
Document Type
EA - Environmental Assessment
Present Land Use
Present Land Use-Currently undeveloped tribal trust land. Zoning-Local zoning does not apply to trust lands. General Plan-General Plan does not apply to trust lands.
Document Description
The project consists of construction and operation of a 44,500 square foot casino to be located on tribal trust lands. Associated improvements include parking, drainage facilities, road improvements, and water and wastewater connections.

Contact Information

Jim Harriman
Agency Name
National Indian Gaming Commission
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Blue Lake
Cross Streets
Chartin Road & Rancheria Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
312-111-20- & 312-111-21
Blue Lake Elementary
Mad River
Other Location Info
Location: Unnamed tributary to the Mad River, Humboldt County.

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW), California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 1 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Emergency Services, California, Other Agency(ies), Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 44,500)
Local Actions
Environmental Evaluation pursuant to Tribal-State Compact
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Coastal Zone, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Fiscal Impacts, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Population/Housing, Public Services, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife

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