North Haiwee Dam No. 2 Project

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Los Angeles
Document Title
North Haiwee Dam No. 2 Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Multiple land uses: natural resources, local and federal lands - undeveloped LADWP-owned and BLM-Managed lands)
Document Description
The LADWP proposes to construct a new dam, North Haiwee Dam No. 2, to the north of the existing North Haiwee Dam, which impounds the North Haiwee Reservoir. Seismic studies have found that NHD may fail during a max credible earthquake. NHD2 would serve to improve the seismic reliability of NHR in the event the existing dam is damaged or breached by an earthquake event, thereby ensuring public health and safety. Additionally, the project would maintain the function of an essential water conveyance infrastructure for the city of LA and protect local populations from a hazardous flooding event. The project would also create a basin between NHD2 and NHD, allowing LADWP to divert water from the LA Aqueduct, through the basin, and through a notch in NHD into NHR.

Contact Information

Charles Holloway
Agency Name
City of Los Angeles
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


State Highways
Los Angeles Aqueduct, North Haiwee Reservoir, various
Other Location Info
Olancha, Haiwee, Lone Pine, Keeler

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 13, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT)
Development Types
Water Facilities (Type dam)
Local Actions
Site Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Septic System, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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