Water Transfer Program for the San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors Water Authority, 2005-2014

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Summary

SCH Number
2003101106
Lead Agency
San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors Water Authority
Document Title
Water Transfer Program for the San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors Water Authority, 2005-2014
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preperation
Received
Present Land Use
Primarily Open Space, including Agriculture

Document Description
The Bureau of Reclamation and the San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors Water Authority propose to conduct a 10-year water transfer program that would consist of up to 130,000 acre-feet annually of substitute water (maximum of 80,000 acre-feet of developed water and a maximum of 50,000 acre-feet from land fallowing/crop idling) from the Exchange Contractors to other CVP contractors, to Reclamation for delivery to the San Joaquin Valley wetland habitat areas (wildlife refuges), and/or to Reclamation and/or the Department of Water Resources (DWR) for use by the CALFED EWA as replacement water for CVP contractors.

Contact Information
Joann Toscano
San Joaquin River Exchange Contractors Water Authority
541 H Street
Los Banos, CA 93635

Phone : (209) 827-8616

Location

Counties
Fresno Madera Merced San Benito San Joaquin Stanislaus
State Highways
99,5,145,33,152,101,and 180
Waterways
San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, and Merced Rivers

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Water transfer to other CVP contractors, wildlife refuges, or to)
Project Issues
Agricultural Land Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: recreation, socioeconomics, Indian Trust Assets, environment jus
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Headquarters, Habitat Conservation Planning California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission Delta Protection Commission Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Loans and Grants State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights

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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