State Water Exchange between West Kern Water Disrict (WKWD), Kern Water Bank Authority (KWBA) and the Kern County Water Agency (KCWA)

Summary

SCH Number
2014038030
Lead Agency
West Kern Water Agency
Document Title
State Water Exchange between West Kern Water Disrict (WKWD), Kern Water Bank Authority (KWBA) and the Kern County Water Agency (KCWA)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
3/5/2014

Document Description
WKWD will deliver up to 5,000 acre-feet (AF) of WKWD stored SWP Table A water to the Kern Westside Districts on a mutually agreed upon schedule. The water will be used to meet current year shortages within the Kern Westside Districts. In exchange, Kern Westside Distircts will simultaneously repay WKWD 3 AF of groundwater banked in the Kern Water Bank for every 1 AF of surface water delivered to the Kern Westside Districts. The surface water will be transferred via SWP facilities.

Contact Information
Harry Starkey
West Kern Water Agency
800 Kern Street P.O. Box 1105
Taft, CA 93268

Phone : (661) 747-5983

Location

Counties
Kern

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15061(b)(3); 15301(b)
Reasons for Exemption
Existing public facilities.

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