Oasis Area Irrigation System Expansion Project (Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement No. 1600-2015-0077-R6)
NOD - Notice of Determination
Present Land Use
CDFW has executed lake and streambed alteration agreement no. 1600-2015-0077-R6, pursuant to section 1602 of the fish and game code to the project applicant, Coachella Valley Water District.
The project is limited to the construction of 18 miles of underground pipelines, three reservoirs, four pump stations; the installation of water meters within concrete vaults; and the upgrade of an existing Imperial Irrigation District (IID) electrical circuit to provide power to the pump stations. The aforementioned construction activities will require the installation of pipelines through six streambed areas. The purpose of the project is to substitute the groundwater currently used for agricultural irrigation in the Oasis area with CVWD canal water in order to allow recovery of the underlying aquifer.
NW. of the Salton Sea, S. of 66th Avenue, W. of Harrison St, N. of 86th Avenue
Cochran Regional Airport
Other Location Info
Notice of Determination
Approving Agency Role
Final Environmental Document Available at
3602 Inland Empire Blvd, Suite C-220, Ontario, CA 91764
(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
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