Oroville Facilities Relicensing FERC Project No. 2100

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Summary

SCH Number
2001102011
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Oroville Facilities Relicensing FERC Project No. 2100
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
7/22/2008
Present Land Use
Three primary land use designations in the project area include Public Grazing and Open Land, and Timber Mountain land use.

Document Description
The objective of the proposed project is the continued operation and maintenance of the Oroville Facilities for electric power generation, along with implementation of the Settlement Agreement and any terms and conditions to be considered for inclusion in a new Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) hydroelectric license. The initial FERC license for the Oroville Facilities, issued on February 11, 1957, expired on January 31, 2007. The Oroville Facilities are currently operating under an annual license effective February 1, 2007.

Contact Information
Rick Ramirez
California Department of Water Resources
1416 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 657-4963

Location

Cities
Oroville
Counties
Butte
Zip
95966
Total Acres
41,000
State Highways
70, 162, 99
Railways
Western Pacific
Airports
Oroville Municipal
Waterways
Feather River, Lake Oroville
Township
18-22N
Range
2E-6E

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Department of Water Resources
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
California Department of Water Resources

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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