Advice Letter to California Public Utilities Commission Regarding Cow Creek Land Conservation and Conveyance Plan - Lands to be Retained by PG&E
On January 24, 2018 PG&E submitted an Advice Letter to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) pursuant to Public Utilities Code Section 851 requesting the CPUC’s approval of PG&E's encumbrance with a perpetual conservation easement to 66 acres at the Cow Creek planning unit in Shasta County. The Conservation Easement on these acres will be held by the Shasta Land Trust.
Cow Creek Retained Advice Letter
Final Land Conservation and Conveyance Plan- Cow Creek (Retained)
At its January 25, 2017 meeting, the board adopted a final Land Conservation and Conveyance Plan for lands to be retained by PG&E at the Cow Creek planning unit in Shasta County, California.
The final LCCP describes how the proposed transaction and related agreements conform to and fulfill all requirements of the 2003 Settlement Agreement and Stipulation.
The revised draft LCCP was made available for a public review and comment period from October 19, 2016 to November 17, 2016.
Final Land Conservation and Conveyance Plan Cow Creek Retained(3.49 MB)
At its September 15, 2011 meeting, the board recommended the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection as the prospective fee title donee for 2,251 acres of land at the Cow Creek planning unit.
Prospective Fee Title Donee Recommendation (1.15 MB)
At its September 15, 2011 meeting, the board recommended theShasta Land Trust as the prospective conservation easement holder on the property.
Land Stewardship Proposal
On May 13, 2011, the Stewardship Council received one land stewardship proposal from an organization interested in being considered for a donation of fee title to certain lands located within the Cow Creek planning unit. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection prepared and submitted the proposal and is responsible for the information contained therein. Proposals are presented as is, and the Stewardship Council does not make any assertion regarding the accuracy or completeness of information presented, nor do the proposals necessarily reflect the views of the Stewardship Council. The Stewardship Council fully reviewed and considered the proposal before recommending the organization for donation of fee title to lands within the Cow Creek planning unit.
Please note that the Land Stewardship Proposal submitted by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection linked to below concerns several planning units in addition to the Cow Creek planning unit.
Land Stewardship Proposal
from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (3.45 MB)
Organizations Submitting a Statement of Qualifications
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
Friends of Cow Creek Preserve
Western Shasta RCD
Public Meeting Information
March 24, 2011 Meeting (34 KB)
Aerial Map (270 KB)
Existing Conditions Map (188 KB)