Sanja Cota Frost Protection Reservoir No. 2


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Barbara County
Document Title
Sanja Cota Frost Protection Reservoir No. 2
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Land Use: Agricultural Commercial (AC). Zoning: Agriculture, I unit per 100 ac (AG-II-100)
Document Description
A request of Brett Jones, agent for The Wine Group, LLC, owner, for approval of a Minor Conditional Use Penn it on property zoned Agriculture (AG-II-100). The Minor Conditional Use Permit is a request to construct and operate a water storage reservoir that would be used to provide frost protection at the Sanja Cota Vineyard.

Contact Information

Steve Rodriguez
Agency Name
Santa Barbara County, Planning & Development
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Brett Jones; Jones Land Use Planning, LLC
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Santa Ynez
Santa Barbara
Cross Streets
222 Refugio Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
141-440-011 and 017
State Highways
SR 246
Santa Ynez, 1.1 miles north
Zanja de Cota Creek, Santa Ynez River

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 6, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, Department of Water Resources
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Water Resources
Development Types
Water Facilities (41 Acre Foot Agricultural Water Reservoir)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Drainage/Absorption, Geology/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality, Vegetation, Wildlife


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