Supplemental Water Rights Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
El Dorado County
Document Title
Supplemental Water Rights Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Document Description
The proposed project is to establish permitted water rights allowing diversion of water from the American River basin to meet planned future water demands in the EID and GDPUD service areas and other areas located within El Dorado County that are outside of these areas. EDWPA will be filing with the State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, petitions for partial assignment of each of State Filed Applications 5644 and 5645, and accompanying applications allowing for the total withdrawal for use of 40,000 AFA, consistent with the diversion and storage locations allowed under the El Dorado-SMUD Cooperation Agreement.

Contact Information

Tracey Eden-Bishop, P.E.
Agency Name
El Dorado County Water and Power Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Folsom, Placerville
El Dorado
Cross Streets
EID and GDPUD Service Areas and Western Slopes of ED County
Total Acres
State Highways
49, 50
South Fork American River, Folsom Reservoir, LAR, CVP
Other Location Info
El Dorado Hills

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Loans and Grants, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Development Types
Other (Water Rights Application)
Local Actions
Water Right
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife, CVP/SWP modeling, CVP-OCAP, Hydropower, Climate Change, Water Fo

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