Haiwee Geothermal Leasing Area Final Environmental Impact Statement and Land Use Plan Amendment

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Bureau of Land Management, United States (United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management)
Document Title
Haiwee Geothermal Leasing Area Final Environmental Impact Statement and Land Use Plan Amendment
Document Type
FIN - Final Document

Document Description
Allow geothermal leasing, exploration and development throughout the entire 22,800 acres of the Haiwee Geothermal Leasing Area (HGLA); amend the California Desert Conservation Area Plan to have the HGLA identified as available for geothermal leasing, exploration and development; and authorize three pending leases within the HGLA, subject to certain stipulations to protect sensitive resources. The California Desert National Conservation Lands, as well as the Ayers Rock, Rose Spring, Mohave Ground Squirrel and Sierra Canyon Areas or Critical Environmental Concern Special Unit Management Plans would be amended to allow for surface occupancy within the HGLA.

Contact Information
Greg Miller
Bureau of Land Management
22835 Calle San Juan De Los Lagos
Moreno Valley, CA 92553

Phone : (951) 697-5216


36°5'28.5"N 117°56'11.5"W
Total Acres
State Highways
Haiwee Reservoir
21, 22
37, 38

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Economics/Jobs Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery California Department of Transportation, District 9 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Water Resources California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 California State Lands Commission Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality Department of Toxic Substances Control


Final Document(s)
Appendices without H Z   PDF 10370 K Appendix H_Scoping_FinalEIS   PDF 25980 K Appendix_Z_ComtRespMatrix_FinalEIS-2020_January   PDF 14951 K Haiwee Geothermal Leasing Area Final Environmental Impact Statement   PDF 11450 K
NOC   PDF 977 K
State Comments
2012054003_Haiwee Geothermal Leasing Area Final Environmental Impact Statement and Land Use Plan Amendment   PDF 1996 K

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