Lower West Wind Project (Major Amendment No. 1 to California Endangered Species Act Incidental Take Permit No. 2081-2010-017-04)

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Summary

SCH Number
2010101079
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
Lower West Wind Project (Major Amendment No. 1 to California Endangered Species Act Incidental Take Permit No. 2081-2010-017-04)
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
9/16/2011
Present Land Use
Vacant Agriculture/A-1 (Limited Agriculture)/8.5 (Resource Management)

Document Description
The project involves construction and operation of 60 wind turbine generators, two substations, and access roads on approximately 1300 acres. The Incidental Take Permit (ITP) covers construction, operation, and maintenance of 30 turbines, two substations, a maintenance building, underground cables, and dirt or gravel access roads on two portions of the Project comprising approximately 762 acres. Project operations and maintenance will require periodic vehicle access to inspect and service substations and turbines, inspect and maintain fences, and perform biological surveys.

Contact Information
Dave Hacker
Department of Fish and Game
Central Region 1234 E. Shaw Ave
Fresno, CA 93710

Phone : (805) 594-6152

Location

Coordinates
34°59'41"N 118°17'55"W
Cities
Mojave
Counties
Kern
Cross Streets
90th St West and Jackpine Avenue
Zip
93560
Total Acres
185
Parcel #
multiple
State Highways
No
Railways
Polyline
Airports
No
Schools
No
Waterways
Los Angeles Aqueduct
Township
11N
Range
13W
Section
31,32
Base
SBB&M
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Willow Springs/Rosamond

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Department of Fish and Game
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
N/A

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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