SEPA FInal EIS Supporting Documentation/Technical Reports
Supporting Documentation/Technical Reports
Full EIS Files (warning: these files are very large)
The purpose of an EIS is to conduct an assessment of probable, significant and adverse impacts from the proposal and possible mitigation measures.
The environmental review process is not a decision. It is not a permit.
It is not a yes or no about this project.
SEPA provides opportunities for the public to have a voice in the environmental review process.
The SEPA Final EIS is available for reference (beginning May 4th) at:
Cowlitz County Administration Building
Department of Building & Planning
Office of the Board of County Commissioners
207 4th Avenue North
Kelso, WA 98626
Washington State Department of Ecology
300 Desmond Drive SE
Lacey, WA 98503
Longview Public Library
1600 Louisiana Street
Longview, WA 98632
Castle Rock Library
137 Cowlitz Street West
Castle Rock, WA 98611
Kelso Public Library
Three Rivers Mall
351 Three Rivers Drive, Suite 1263
Kelso, WA 98626
Kalama Public Library
312 N 1st Street
Kalama, WA 98625
Woodland Community Library
770 Park Street
Woodland, WA 98674
Mid-Columbia Libraries—Pasco Branch
1320 West Hopkins Street
Pasco, WA 99301
Spokane Public Library—Downtown
906 West Main Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
Rainier Public Library
106 West B Street
Rainier, OR 97048
The SEPA Final EIS is now available. The Final EIS provides information for the public and local, state, and federal agencies.
There is no public comment period for the Final EIS. Opportunities for future appeal of the Final EIS will
be available concurrent to appeals connected to potential future permitting decisions.
Health Impact Assessment
What is a Health Impact Assessment (HIA)
An HIA is defined as a combination of procedures, methods and tools that systematically judges the potential, and sometimes unintended, effects of a proposed program, project, plan, or policy on the health of a population and the distribution of those effects within the population.
NEPA Draft EIS
NEPA Draft Environmental Impact Statement
NEPA stands for National Environmental Policy Act. NEPA requires federal officials to consider environmental values alongside the technical and economic considerations that are inherent factors in federal decision making.
SEPA Final EIS
SEPA Environmental Impact Statement
SEPA requires agencies to take environmental factors into consideration before taking action on proposed projects. It’s important to emphasize that the environmental review process is not a decision, permit, or a yes or no on the project.
About this Site
This website is authorized and managed jointly by Cowlitz County, the Washington State Department of Ecology, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The purpose of this site is to provide a frequently updated informational hub during the Millennium Bulk Terminals – Longview, LLC NEPA and SEPA environmental review process.
Millennium Bulk Terminals – Longview (MBTL) LLC, based in Longview, Washington proposes to construct and operate a coal export terminal at the site of the former Reynolds Aluminum smelter in Cowlitz County. The MBTL proposal is for a facility that would ultimately have the capacity to handle 44 million metric tons of coal annually.
MILLENNIUM Bulk Terminals-Longview | NEPA / SEPA Environmental Impact Statements