Lower Yuba River Accord – Coordination of Cordua Irrigation District’s 2020 Water Transfer

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Summary

SCH Number
2005062111
Lead Agency
Yuba County Water Agency
Document Title
Lower Yuba River Accord – Coordination of Cordua Irrigation District’s 2020 Water Transfer
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
5/8/2020
Document Description
Yuba County Water Agency (Agency) determined that its coordination of Cordua Irrigation District’s (Cordua) 2020 water transfer, the related agreements and the transfer itself are within the scope of the Lower Yuba River Accord (Accord) and its EIR. For that transfer, Cordua or its landowners will pump approximately 9,000 acre-feet of groundwater in lieu of using a like amount of Yuba River water. The Agency potentially will store the resulting transferable surface water in the Agency’s New Bullards Bar Reservoir, and will coordinate that water’s release, to ensure compliance with the Accord’s terms and facilitate the transfer water’s delivery at the river’s Marysville Gage. Cordua will comply with groundwater-related terms of the Accord EIR’s mitigation and monitoring program.

Contact Information

Name
Scott Matyac
Agency Name
Yuba Water Agency
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Name
Agency Name
Cordua Irrigation District
Contact Types
Project Applicant

Location

Counties
Nevada, Yuba
Regions
Northern California
Other Location Info
Cordua Irrigation District

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Yuba Water Agency
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On

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
Yes
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

Attachments

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