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Background Reports

Numerous technical background reports were prepared to provide a range of information and detail necessary to complete the Plan. Technical data found in this Plan originated from these reports unless otherwise noted and cited in the Appendix E. Some of the key reports are listed below.

Building Communities (February 2002)

Natural Resources and Hazards (September 2002)

Report

Report Figures

  • Figure 1-1: Humboldt County Watersheds and Major Streams
  • Figure 2-2a: Vegetation Types
  • Figure 2-2b: Vegetation Types
  • Figure 2-2c: Vegetation Types
  • Figure 2-3: Biological Resource Areas
  • Figure 2-4a: Special Status Species and Wetlands in Humboldt County (North)
  • Figure 2-4b: Special Status Species and Wetlands in Humboldt County (Central)
  • Figure 2-4c: Special Status Species and Wetlands in Humboldt County (South)
  • Figure 2-17a: Northern Humboldt Streamside Management Areas (11 x 17)
  • Figure 2-17b: Central Humboldt Streamside Management Areas (11 x 17)
  • Figure 2-17c: Southern Humboldt Streamside Management Areas (11 x 17)
  • Figure 3-1: Forest Land Ownership in Humboldt County
  • Figure 4-1: Existing Agricultural Use
  • Figure 4-2a: Northern Humboldt Prime Agricultural Soils (11 x 17)
  • Figure 4-2b: Central Humboldt Prime Agricultural Soils (11 x 17)
  • Figure 4-2c: Southern Humboldt Prime Agricultural Soils (11 x 17)
  • Figure 4-3: Agricultural Preserve Lands in Humboldt County
  • Figure 5-1: Parks and Open Space in Humboldt County
  • Figure 7-1: Rock and Mineral Extraction Sites
  • Figure 8-1: Viewshed Locations
  • Figure 8-2: Viewsheds
  • Figure 10-1a: Northern Humboldt Bedrock and Faults (11 x 17)
  • Figure 10-1b: Central Humboldt Bedrock and Faults (11 x 17)
  • Figure 10-1c: Southern Humboldt Bedrock and Faults (11 x 17)
  • Figure 10-2: Probabilistic Ground Shaking, 10% Probability of Being Exceeded in 50 Years
  • Figure 10-3a: Northern Humboldt Percent Slope (11 x 17)
  • Figure 10-3b: Central Humboldt Percent Slope (11 x 17)
  • Figure 10-3c: Southern Humboldt Percent Slope (11 x 17)
  • Figure 10-4: Relative Slope Stability
  • Figure 11-1a: Northern Humboldt 1 00-Year Flood Zones (11 x 17)
  • Figure 11-1b: Central Humboldt 100-Year Flood Zones (11 x 17)
  • Figure 11-1c: Southern Humboldt l00-Year Flood Zones(11 x 17)
  • Figure 12-1: Fire Hazard in Humboldt County
  • Figure 14-1a: Summary Constraints in Community Planning Area (North)
  • Figure 14-1b: Summary Constraints in Community Planning Area (Central)
  • Figure 14-1c: Summary Constraints in Community Planning Area (South)
  • Figure 14-2: Summary Constraints in Coastal Zones

Moving Goods and People (October 2002)

Agricultural Resources and Policies (August 2003)

Community Design Toolkit (October 2003)

Forest Resources and Policies (October 2003, revised April 2006)

Residential Land Availability Survey (February 2004)

Sketch Plan Alternatives (June 2004)

Draft General Plan Energy Element Technical Report (October 2005)

Living in a Networked World - Telecommunications (December 2004)

Water Resources Technical Report (November 2007)

Community Infrastructure and Services Technical Report (July 2008)

Comments and Responses

Humboldt County Master Fire Protection Plan (August 2006)

Critical Choices Report (March 2001)

Related Studies

Port of Humboldt Bay Harbor Revitalization Plan

Humboldt County Airport Master Plans

Prosperity! Update

District Sphere Reports (LAFCO)