Wellness Ranch MUP 19-15 Initial Study

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Lake County
Document Title
Wellness Ranch MUP 19-15 Initial Study
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use

Document Description
- (3) A-Type 1C small outdoor commercial cannabis cultivation license to allow 13,000 s.f. of cultivation area; and - (1) A-Type 13 'Self Distribution' license. Project to occur in a previously disturbed fenced-in area on the 106 acre site. This site had been approved for medicinal marijuana cultivation in 2017 and is using the same area for new cultivation if approved. Water will be provided by an existing on-site well.

Contact Information
Eric Porter
Lake County Planning Department
Lead/Public Agency
255 N. Forbes Street
Lakeport, CA 95453

Phone : (707) 263-2221

Wellness Ranch / Thomas Smith
Project Applicant


Cross Streets
6751 Ridge Road, Lakeport
Total Acres
Parcel #
Other Information
Accessed by Highland Springs Road, Lakeport

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Commercial (outdoor commercial cannabis cultivation)(Sq. Ft. 13,000, Employees 2)
Local Action
Use Permit Minor Use Permit MUP 19-15
Project Issues
Air Quality Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Noise Tribal Cultural Resources
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (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 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, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Food and Agriculture 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 California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB)


Environmental Document
IS 19-23 Wellness Ranch   PDF 969 K MMRP Wellness Ranch_MLI   PDF 127 K NOI Wellness Ranch   PDF 467 K Wellness Ranch summary form   PDF 579 K
NOC Wellness Ranch   PDF 1294 K
State Comments
2020060431_RWQCB Comment   PDF 4782 K

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