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Draft Environmental Impact Statement
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To obtain a hard copy of the DEIS, call EFSEC at 360-956-2121 and ask for the Pacific Mountain Energy Center DEIS.  Please use the links below to view the text of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement issued by EFSEC on May 14, 2007

A public meeting to receive comments on the DEIS was held in Kalama, WA on June 6, 2007.  Written comments were accepted through June 13, 2007.

Additional information: Notice of Issuance of DEIS (pdf format)

 

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Draft Environmental Impact Statement

Cover Letter

Cover Letter to Reviewers

Fact Sheet

Table of Contents

Acronyms

CHAPTER 1: SUMMARY

1.1    Introduction
1.2    What is being proposed?
1.3    What Comments were received during the SEPA scoping process?
1.4    Why is PMEC needed?
1.5    What environmental Impacts are anticipated?
1.6    Are there any significant adverse impacts that cannot or will not be mitigated?
 

CHAPTER 2: PROPOSED ACTION AND ALTERNATIVES

2.1  Introduction
2.2  What is Energy Northwest proposing to build and operate?
2.3  What is the construction schedule, how many employees will be needed, and where will they park?
2.4  What kind of security will be provided at PMEC site?
2.5  What are the construction and operational costs for the project?
2.6  What measures are included in the project design to remove or lessen environmental impacts?
2.7  What alternatives were considered?
2.8  What are the benefits or disadvantages or reserving project approval?

CHAPTER 3: AFFECTED ENVIRONMENT, SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS, AND MITIGATION MEASURES

3.1  Geology and Soils
3.2  Air Quality
3.3  Water Resources
3.4  Habitat and Wildlife
3.5  Environmental Health
3.6  Land Use, Recreation and Visual Resources
3.7  Socioeconomics Impacts
3.8  Cultural Resources
3.9  Traffic and Transportation
3.10 Public Services and Utilities

CHAPTER 4: CUMULATIVE AND INDIRECT IMPACTS

            4.1  Geology and Soils
4.2  Air Quality
4.3  Water Resources
4.4  Habitat and Wildlife
4.5  Environmental Health
4.6  Land Use, Recreation and Visual Resources
4.7  Socioeconomics Impacts
4.8  Cultural Resources
4.9  Traffic and Transportation
4.10 Public Services and Utilities

CHAPTER 5: REFERENCES

CHAPTER 6: LIST OF PREPARERS

CHAPTER 7: DISTRIBUTION LIST

APPENDIX A
 

 

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