Proposed Lower Yuba River Accord

28 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Yuba County Water Agency
Document Title
Proposed Lower Yuba River Accord
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
The water conveyance systems associated with the proposed project provide flood control and storage, hydropower, water supply, and recreation opportunities.
Document Description
The purpose of the Proposed Yuba Accord is to resolve instream flow issues associated with operation of the Yuba River Development Project (Yuba Project) in a way that protects and enhances lower Yuba River fisheries and local water-supply reliability, while providing revenues for local flood-control and water-supply projects, water for CALFED Program to use for protection and restoration of Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta) fisheries, and improvements in state-wide water supply management, including supplemental water for the Central Valley Project (CVP) and the State Water Project (SWP).

Contact Information

Curt Aikens
Agency Name
Yuba County Water Agency
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Yuba River, Feather River, Sacramento River, and the Delta
Other Location Info
Other counties affected by project

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Habitat Conservation Planning (CDFW), California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Delta Protection Commission, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance, Department of Water Resources
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Water Resources
Local Actions
Project Issues
Air Quality, Cumulative Effects, Hydrology/Water Quality, Power production/ Energy consumption

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