Piru Creek State Water Release Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
United Water Conservation District
Document Title
Piru Creek State Water Release Project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
U.S. Forest Service Land

Document Description
The proposed project involves the release into Piru Creek of water purchased from the State Water Project. The water would be released into Piru Creek from Pyramid Reservoir. The water would flow down Piru Creek, in a southerly direction, and be received at Lake Piru. United Water plans to receive 3,150 acre-feet per year of its annual entitlement to water from the State Water Project over the next 10 years. In addition, a one-time amount of 6,768 AF will be received in one year, for a total of 9,918 AF that year. Releases would be scheduled to begin in mid-June, after the critical breeding season for the Arroyo Toad.

Contact Information
Jim Kenstosh
United Water Conservation District
Lead/Public Agency
106 N. 8th Street
Santa Paula, CA 93060

Phone : (805) 525-4431


Los Angeles Ventura
Parcel #
State Highways
Piru Creek between Piru and Pyramid Lakes
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Water Release)
Local Action
Project Issues
Cumulative Effects Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Recreation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB)

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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