The County of Humboldt has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the Nordic Aquafarms California, LLC – Coastal Development Permit and Special Permit application (Case Number PLN-2020-16698). The land-based aquaculture facility is located in the Samoa area, east of Vance Avenue, approximately 2,000 feet north from the intersection of Vance Avenue and Bay Street, on the property known as 364 Vance Avenue (Assessor Parcel Number 401-112-021). Water intakes are located approximately one-half mile apart along the Samoa Channel in Humboldt Bay at the Redwood Marine Terminal II (RMT II) Dock and Red Tank Dock (Assessor Parcel Number 401-112-014 and 401-031-040).
The Humboldt County Planning and Building Department will receive public comments on the DEIR from Dec. 20, 2021, to Feb. 18, 2022. Comments may be submitted to the Humboldt County Planning and Building Department, at 3015 H Street, Eureka, CA 95501, or by email at CEQAResponses@co.humboldt.ca.us by Feb. 18, 2022. The DEIR is available for public review at the Planning and Building Department as well as online via the department’s website.
For more information, please contact Cade McNamara, Planner II, by email at email@example.com or by phone at (707) 268-3777.