Additional Mitigation Projects Developed by the MOU Ad Hoc Group

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Los Angeles
Document Title
Additional Mitigation Projects Developed by the MOU Ad Hoc Group
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
PLU: Open Space, Agriculture, Recreation GP: Natural Resource Planning Area Z: Open Space (OS-40)
Document Description
The 1997 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) among Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Inyon County, CA Department of Fish and Game, CA State Lands Commissions, Sierra Club, Owens Valley Committee, and Carla Scheidlinger outlines the requirement for additional commitments to thode identified in the 1991 EIR concerning LADWP's groundwater pumping and related activities (LADWP, 1991). Section III.A.3. Additional Mitigation of this MOU describes the commitment to supply 1,600 AF of water per year (AF/yr) for 1) the implementation of the on-site mitigation measure at Hines Spring identified in the 1991 EIr and 2) the implementation of on and/or off-site mitigation in addition to that identified in the 1991 EIR for impacts that occurred at Fish Springs, Big and Little Blackrock Springs, and Big and Little Seely Springs. Through distribution of allocated water, the Additional Mitigation Projects will enhance and create riparian, aquatic, wetland and/or spring habitats.

Contact Information

Irene Paul
Agency Name
City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


State Highways
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Lone Pine, Independence

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, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Other (habitat enhancement)
Local Actions
habitat enhancement
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife

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