EIR Basics

Prepared under the direction of Tulare County and pursuant to CEQA, Environment Impact Reports (EIRs) are objective, full-disclosure documents based on technical studies focused on a wide range of topics including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Land Use Compatibility
  • Growth Management Goals
  • Agricultural Resources
  • Regional Population/Housing Needs
  • Transportation/Circulation
  • Geology/Soils Conditions
  • Hydrology and Water Quality
  • Air Quality
  • Noise
  • Biological Resources
  • Aesthetics
  • Cultural Resources
  • Recreation
  • Energy and Mineral Resources
  • Hazards
  • Public Services and Utilities
  • Water Resources