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.
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.