Long Term Change in Place of Use-SWP Table A Water from TLBWSD & EWSID to WWD

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Summary

SCH Number
2009121084
Lead Agency
Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District
Document Title
Long Term Change in Place of Use-SWP Table A Water from TLBWSD & EWSID to WWD
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
11/28/2011
Present Land Use
Agricultural

Document Description
State Water Project water is stored in San Luis Reservoir under the provisions of Permit 16482 and held for use in the service areas of SWP contractors including Tulare and Empire. Newton Farms and Hansen Ranches/Vista Verde Farms are farming interest that hold lands in both Tulare and Westlands. Newton Farms and Brooks Farms are farming interests that hold lands in both Empire and Westlands. These farming interests have requested that a total of up to 10,000 acre-feet per year of SWP water current scheduled for use on their lands in Tulare or Empire (8,000 af from Tulare and 2,000 af from Empire) be transferred for use on their lands located within Westlands. The proposed long-term change in place of use would be in effect from April 1, 2012 through April 30, 2027.

Contact Information
Mark Gilkey
State Water Resources Control Board
Lead/Public Agency
Division of Water Rights P.O Box 2000
Sacramento, CA 95812-2000

Phone : (559) 992-4127

Location

Counties
Fresno Kings

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
State Water Board, Division of Water Rights
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
N/A

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
No
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(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
No
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

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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