Data Definitions

Pioneer Trail Wind Farm E.ON

Habitat Conservation Plan

USFWS Region(s) 3
USFWS Field Office(s) Illinois-Iowa Ecological Services Field Office
Status I
NEPA Process environmental assessment
Involved Agency USFWS

Date Information

Date Noticed in Federal Register No info
Date Permit Issued 06/26/2015
Date Application Withdrawn
Date Permit Expired ---
Date Permit Denied ---
Date Permit Suspended ---
Date Permit Revoked ---

Area Description Information

Location The project includes about 94 1.5 Mw turbines for a total estimated generation of 150 Mw, located in Iroquois and Ford Counties, Illinois. Anticipated take of migratory Indiana bats. Currently avoided due to shut down at night during fall migration period.
Listed Species
Non-Listed Species No non-listed species
Habitat 12500 acres of paricipating landowner property with only about 3,200 considered developable by PTWF. Two turbines relocated away from potential Indiana bat habitat.
  • Illinois
Size (Total Area Covered, by State)
  • 12500 acres (Illinois)
Enrolled Size (Total Area Enrolled, by State)
  • Data not available

Other Information

Applicant Type corporation
Land Use agricultural
Duration 45 years, 0 months
Plan/Agreement Documents
Federal Register Documents No info