AGreement for Transfer of Water Supplies

Summary

SCH Number
2014118017
Lead Agency
Lindsay Strathmore Irrigation District
Document Title
AGreement for Transfer of Water Supplies
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
11/3/2014

Document Description
The project consists of the execution and implementation of a water sales agreement between Lindsay Strathmore Irrigation District (LSD) and the Cascade Water Company (CWC). The purpose of the agreement is to allow CWC to acquire the long-term right to direct the disposition of LSID's surplus water, which - on an annual basis - consists of Central Valley Project (CVP) Friant Division Class 1 water supplies and/or Kaweah River entitlement water supplies (Wutchumna Water Company; WWC). LSID's surplus water is regularly sold on a short-term or "spot market" unknown basis.

Contact Information
Scott Edwards
Lindsay Strathmore Irrigation District
P.O. Box 1205
Lindsay, CA 93247

Phone : (559) 562-2581

Location

Counties
Tulare

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15061(b)(3); 15261(a), 15301
Reasons for Exemption
Projects which have the potential for causing a significant effect on the environment. It results in LSID's continuing implementation of an ongoing project. Operation of existing purblic structure, facilities, etc. that involve negligible or no expansion of use beyon that existing at the time of the agency's determination.
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