Notice issued: October 9, 2012
Written comments due:
5 p.m., November 12, 2012
What is proposed?
The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) is proposing to issue a new registration to the Confined Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit #01-2009 for a Small Confined goat dairy CAFO, Hammerich Goat Dairy, located at 305 Haskins Road, Bonanza, Oregon, in Klamath County. The CAFO NPDES General Permit #01-2009 regulates the manure, litter, and process waste water generated by CAFOs to ensure that CAFO activities do not harm water quality.
How can I get more information?
The CAFO NPDES Permit #01-2009 and the Notice of Public Participation Opportunity can be found online.
You can review the Application to Register (ATR), Land Use Compatibility Statement (LUCS), and Animal Waste Management Plan (AWMP) for this CAFO at ODA, 635 Capitol St. NE., Salem, Oregon 97301, or at the ODA field office located at 475 NE Bellevue Dr., Ste 110, Bend, Oregon 97914. For a review appointment, please call ODA at (503) 986-4699.
Opportunity for public hearing
A public hearing will be scheduled for the above
proposal if written requests are received during the comment period from
at least ten (10) persons or from an organization or organizations
representing at least ten (10) persons. If a hearing is scheduled, ODA
will provide at least 30 days notice before the hearing is held. The
public comment period will remain open for an additional seven (7) days
after the public hearing.
Where can I send comments?
ODA accepts comments by mail, fax, or e-mail. Please send to:
635 Capitol Street NE
Salem OR 97301
What happens next?
ODA will review and consider all comments received
during the comment period. Following this review, ODA may proceed as
proposed, request that modifications be made to the application, or deny
ODA is committed to accommodating people with
disabilities at our hearings. Please notify ODA of any special physical
or language accommodations, or if you need information in large print,
Braille, or another format. To make these arrangements, contact ODA at
Type of Operation
Number of Animals Proposed
|Hammerich Goat Dairy
Small Confined Goat Dairy CAFO
|William and Amy Hammerich
|305 Haskins Rd, Bonanza, OR 97623
||305 Haskins Rd, Bonanza, OR 97623