Groundwater Land Retirement/Groundwater Conservation Easement Program

4 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2015031086
Lead Agency
Angiola Water District
Document Title
Groundwater Land Retirement/Groundwater Conservation Easement Program
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Received
Present Land Use
Exclusive Agricultural - 80 acre minimum (AE-80) or Exclusive Agricultural - 40 acre minimum (AE-40).

Document Description
The Angiola Water District proposes to undertake implementation of a Groundwater Land Retirement/Groundwater Conservation Easement Program (also referred to as the Program or the Project), would acquire title to or groundwater conservation easements upon parcels of land in southwest Tulare County, impose permanent covenants prohibiting groundwater extraction and groundwater usage from on or off-site groundwater sources within the Tule Sub-Basin. The Program areas is generally defined as bordered by Road 92 to the east, the Kern County boundary to the south, the Kings County boundary to the west, and Avenue 88 to the north. The Program (or study) area, is comprised of ~1,458 parcels totaling an estimated 53,937 acres.

Contact Information
Matthew Hurley
Angiola Water District
944 Whiteley Avenue, Suite A
Kings, CA 93212

Phone : (559) 992-8980

Location

Counties
Tulare
Cross Streets
Road 92, Road 16, Avenue 80, County Line Road
Parcel #
Multiple - 1,458 parcels
State Highways
SR 43
Railways
BNSF
Schools
Alpaugh School
Waterways
Homeland Canal, Deer Creek, White River
Township
23,24S
Range
23,24E
Section
Multip
Base
MDB&M
Other Location Info
Alpaugh & Allensworth

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Land retirement & groundwater conservation program)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Land Purchase
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Land Use
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights Other Agency(ies)

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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