UP 20-47 Emerald Mountain Farms, Inc.

Summary

SCH Number
2022030622
Lead Agency
Lake County
Document Title
UP 20-47 Emerald Mountain Farms, Inc.
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Present Land Use
“RL-WW”; Rural Lands – Waterway
Document Description
The applicant is seeking a Major Use Permit for a proposed Outdoor Commercial Cannabis Cultivation Operation at 1850 Ogulin Canyon Road near Clearlake, CA on Lake County APN 010-053-03 (Project Parcel), with A-Type 13 Distributor Transport Only, Self-Distribution. The proposed cultivation operation would be composed of a 34,316 ft2 outdoor cultivation/canopy area, a 15,000 ft2 outdoor cultivation/canopy area, a 10,000 ft2 outdoor cultivation/canopy area, a 6,862 ft2 outdoor cultivation/canopy area, a 2,384 ft2 outdoor cultivation/canopy area, a 120 ft2 Pesticides and Agricultural Chemicals Storage Area (existing wooden shed), a 120 ft2 Security Center (proposed wooden shed), and nine 5,000-gallon water storage tanks. The proposed cultivation areas will be enclosed with 6-foot tall woven wire fences, covered with privacy screen/mesh where necessary to screen the cultivation/canopy areas from public view. The growing medium of the proposed outdoor cultivation/canopy areas will be an imported organic soilless growing medium (composed mostly of composted forest material) in aboveground fabric pots, with drip irrigation systems. All water for the proposed cultivation operation will come from the existing onsite groundwater well located at Latitude: 38.99555° and Longitude: -122.68973°.

Contact Information

Name
Andrew Amelung
Agency Name
Lake County Community Development Department - Planning Division
Job Title
Cannabis Program Manager
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Location

Counties
Lake
Regions
Countywide, Statewide
Cross Streets
1850 Ogulin Canyon Road, Clearlake CA

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Cannabis Control (DCC), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Cannabis Program (CDFW), 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 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 State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Commercial (Commercial Cannabis Cultivation)(Sq. Ft. 68562, Acres 3.3, Employees 4)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Geology/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality, Mandatory Findings of Significance, Tribal Cultural Resources, Wildfire
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End

Attachments

State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

Disclaimer: The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of these documents. To obtain an attachment in a different format, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613. For more information, please visit OPR’s Accessibility Site.

Download CSV Download All Attachments New Search Print