Emergency Water Supply Measures EIR


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Antelope Valley-East Kern Water Agency (AVEK)
Document Title
Emergency Water Supply Measures EIR
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Document Description
AVEK proposes to use their existing groundwater production wells and distribution system to extract and deliver up to 15,000 acre-feet per year of groundwater to the AVEK service area during emergency conditions. The groundwater would be extracted from areas within the AVEK service area that have historically been recharged by SWP return flows or are currently pumped for irrigated agriculture. Extraction would only occur during AVEK Board-declared emergency conditions.

Contact Information

Russell Fullert
Agency Name
Antelope Valley-East Kern Water Agency
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Kern, Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Parcel #

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California State Lands Commission (SLC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California State Lands Commission (SLC)
Development Types
Other (Water Supply Measures)
Local Actions
Water Measures
Project Issues
Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cumulative Effects, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Public Services, Vegetation

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