Delivery of 18,145 acre-feet of State Water Project supply currently in San Luis Reservoir to be conveyed to Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Summary

SCH Number
2010098107
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Delivery of 18,145 acre-feet of State Water Project supply currently in San Luis Reservoir to be conveyed to Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
DWR will deliver up to 18,453 acre-feet of State Water Project (SWP) supply currently in San Luis Reservoir. This water is the result of an uncompleted exchange as described in the Notice of Exemption filed with the State Clearinghouse on February 1, 2010 by the Department of Water Resources (DWR). Specifically, Kern County Water Agency (KCWA) facilitated a Central Valley Project (CVP) water transfer by taking delivery of 18,453 acre-feet of CVP water from Orange Cove Irrigation District, City of Fresno, and Fresno Irrigation District (SLWD), both CVP contractors.

Contact Information
Gwen Knittweis
California Department of Water Resources
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

916 653-9593

Location

Counties
Fresno Kern Kings Los Angeles Merced San Bernardino

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
State Water Project long-term water supply contracts include provisions for delivery within the SWP place of use. The facilities are existing facilities that have not been expanded or modified to implement the proposed change in points of delivery.
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