The Humboldt County Planning Commission, at its meeting Thursday evening, unanimously decided to certify the Environmental Impact Statement (EIR), taking a step toward finalizing further permits for Nordic Aquafarms’ California salmon farming project. I was.
In addition, the commission also approved a coastal development permit, the company said at a press conference.
With EIR accreditation, Nordic will appear before the California Coastal Commission and the North Coast Regional Water Management Commission for the next step in the permitting process.
The company was seeking a coastal development permit and a special permit to demolish a former California pulp mill facility.
https://www.intrafish.com/aquaculture/california-planning-commission-makes-decision-on-crucial-nordic-aquafarms-permit/2-1-1271697 California Regulator Approves Significant Nordic Aquafarms Land-based Salmon Farming Permit