Organic Liberty Mitigated Negative Declaration


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Humboldt County
Document Title
Organic Liberty Mitigated Negative Declaration
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Vacant Land
Document Description
Four Conditional Use Permits (CUP) for 3.3 acres of new full-sun outdoor commercial cannabis cultivation on current APNs 524-073-003, 524-074-001, 524-091-002, 524-091-005, 524-091-006, 524-10,1-008, and 524-101-015. The parcels are proposed for a Lot line Adjustment and Merger that will result In a single parcel totaling 400 acres. Water for Irrigation will be supplied by three existing permitted on-site groundwater wells. Processing of cannabis will occur off site at a licensed processing facility. The project site Includes 18.7 acres of prime agricultural soil and can facilitate up to 3.74 acres (20% of total) of cultivation under the CMMLUO. Additionally, a Lot Line Adjustment between four parcels resulting in four parcels and a Merger of three parcels. APNs 524-073-003, 524-074-001, 524-091-002, 524-091-003, 524-091-005, 524-091-006, 524-101-008, 524-101-009, 524-101-011, 524-101-013, 524-101-015 and 524-101-017. Parcels 1, 3 and 4 have onsite water and sewer services. Parcel 4 Is developed with the remains of a sawmill and associated buildings and Is currently used for storage of trucking and concrete materials. Parcel 1 has a single-family residence located on the parcel. The other parcels are vacant. The purpose of the lot line adjustment and merger Is to improve the utility of the parcels. The parcel sizes will be 400 acres,30.47 acres, 26.59 acres, and 51.16 acres.

Contact Information

Rodney Yandell
Agency Name
Humboldt County Planning and Building
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Organic Liberty CA
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Cross Streets
Hwy 299 and Friday Ridge Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
HWY 299

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern and Eureka Region 1 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR), California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, California Department of Transportation, District 1 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality
Development Types
Commercial (Agriculture)(Sq. Ft. 143,748, Acres 3.3, Employees 16)
Local Actions
Use Permit


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