Lynch Road Animal Place Sanctuary UPE20-0031


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sonoma County
Document Title
Lynch Road Animal Place Sanctuary UPE20-0031
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Diverse Agriculture, Scenic Resources, Valley Oak Habitat
Document Description
Request for a Use Permit to allow the operation of an animal sanctuary for rescued hens to be put up for adoption on an 11.92-acre parcel. Proposal includes the construction of three new 288 sq. ft. barns, and visiting hours for the public. The site will be open to the public by reservation only, once a week on Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The site will generally be open to receive up to 20 attendees, and four times a year it will host educational classes about animal care and behavior for up to 100 attendees.

Contact Information

Eduardo Hernandez
Agency Name
Sonoma County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Cross Streets
Lynch Road and Old Adobe Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
Petaluma Municipal Airport
Willow Brook and Lynch Creek

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, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water
Development Types
Other (Animal Sanctuary, Non-profit, 864 sq. ft., 3 employees)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Land Use/Planning, Transportation, Water Supply/Groundwater


Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form

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