Initial Study No. 7649 (The Termo Company)

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fresno County
Document Title
Initial Study No. 7649 (The Termo Company)
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
The Termo Company
Present Land Use
Farming/AE-20 (Exclusive Agricultural, 20-acre minimum parcel size) Zone District/Agriculture

Document Description
Allow three exploratory petroleum oil and natural gas wells with the potential for an oil production facility on a 1.79-acre (78,000 square feet) portion of a 160-acre parcel in the AE-20 (Exclusive Agricultural, 20-acre minimum parcel size) Zone District. The subject parcel is located on the south side of Mount Whitney Avenue, approximately 2,620 feet west of its intersection with Lassen Avenue (State Route 269) and one half-mile west of the unincorporated community of Five Points (SUP. DIST. 4) (APN 050-130-75S).

Contact Information
Ejaz Amad
County of Fresno
2220 Tulare Street, Sixth Floor
Fresno, CA 93721

Phone : (559) 600-4204


Five Points
Cross Streets
South side of Mount Whitney Ave, 2,620 feet west of its intersection with Lassen Ave.
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
145 & 269

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Exploratory petroleum oil and natural gas wells)
Local Action
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects Cal Fire California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency


Environmental Document
CUP 3653 IS Routing Pkg   PDF 4305 K
NOC   PDF 928 K

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