Transfer of up to 805 acre-feet of 2013 State Water Project Art. 56(c) water from Littlerock Creek Irrigation District to Antelope Valley-east Kern Water Agency

Summary

SCH Number
2014038220
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Transfer of up to 805 acre-feet of 2013 State Water Project Art. 56(c) water from Littlerock Creek Irrigation District to Antelope Valley-east Kern Water Agency
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
3/24/2014

Document Description
AVEK is in need of additional water supplies due to the extreme dry hydrologic conditions within their service area. LCID has water available for transfer from their 2013 SWP Art. 56(c) waterr supply. The transfer water delivered to AVEK and the return water delivered to LCID will utilize the SWP, AVEK and LCID existing facilities.

Contact Information
Geoff Shaw
California Department of Water Resources
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-9593

Location

Counties
Los Angeles

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301 - Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project is a water management operation using only existing facilities for the exchange of water from one SWP contractor to another SWP contractor. THe limited term transfer will not support new development or a change in land use, and the transfer is entirely within the SWP place of use.

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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