One-Year Extension of the San Joaquin River Agreement in 2011

2 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2011022046
Lead Agency
San Joaquin River Group Authority
Document Title
One-Year Extension of the San Joaquin River Agreement in 2011
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received

Document Description
Note: Reference SCH# 1998092062 The San Joaquin River Group Authority (SJRGA) proposes to continue providing water supply for the Vernalis Adaptive Management Program (VAMP) by extending the San Joaquin River Agreement (SJRA) one year through 2011 for the purpose of completing the VAMP as authorized under State Water Resources Control Board Water Rights Decision 1641 (D-1641). Specifically, the water would be used for: - A pulse flow for a 31-day period at Vernalis during April and May, with the exact timing determined annually by the San Joaquin River Technical Committee (SJRTC); and - Other flows identified by the Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) water acquisition plan, with concurrence by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), to facilitate migration and attraction of anadromous fish, including fall attraction flows and other flows as needed by the adaptive management study, with concurrence by the Service, to support anadromous fish and provide environmental benefits in the project area.

Contact Information
Dennis Westcot
San Joaquin River Group Authority
P.O. Box 4060
Modesto, CA 95352

530 758 8633

Location

Counties
Tuolumne Stanislaus San Joaquin Mariposa Madera Fresno

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
San Joaquin River Group Authority
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
Modesto Irrigation District 1231 11th Street Modesto, CA 95354

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 Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
No
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
Download CSV New Search