PRC-3904.1 Ellwood Marine Terminal Lease Renewal

5 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California State Lands Commission
Document Title
PRC-3904.1 Ellwood Marine Terminal Lease Renewal
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
Existing marine terminal with on- and offshore components. Z/GP: N/A to offshore components. Onshore: Planned Residential Development. Also part of the West Devereaux Specific Plan area.
Document Description
The project is the renewal of a lease of state land for operation of the Ellwood Marine Terminal (EMT), a crude oil marine loading terminal and storage facility. Crude oil is first stored in two onshore tanks and then pumped into a pipeline for loading into a dedicated barge. The EMT has an average barge loading rate of 4,200 barrels (bbls) per hour with a maximum barge capacity of a total of 56,000 bbls. Typically, a dedicated barge is loaded two to three times per month with 55,000 bbls of crude oil per load. The oil is then transported to refineries in the Port of Los Angeles area. The offshore facilities consist of an irregular six-point mooring system located 2,600 feet from shore, two additional buoys, a 10-inch-diameter marine loading pipeline that extends from the beach to the mooring area, and 240-foot long rubber hose to the offshore end of the pipeline.

Contact Information

Marina R. Brand
Agency Name
California State Lands Commission
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Barbara
Cross Streets
Intersection of Storke and El Collegio Roads
Pacific Ocean
Other Location Info
Adjacent to Pacific Ocean, 0.75 mile northwest of Coal Oil Point; mooring 2,600 feet offshore. County: On- and offshore Santa Barbara

Notice of Completion

Development Types
Other (Marine Terminal)
Local Actions
Lease Renewal
Project Issues
Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Coastal Zone, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, 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.

Download CSV New Search Print