Petition Requesting Approval of a Temporary Urgency Change in Water Right Permits 12947A, 12949, 12950, and 16596 in Mendocino and Sonoma Counties

Summary

SCH Number
2015048296
Lead Agency
Sonoma County Water Agency
Document Title
Petition Requesting Approval of a Temporary Urgency Change in Water Right Permits 12947A, 12949, 12950, and 16596 in Mendocino and Sonoma Counties
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
4/21/2015

Document Description
Water Agency is filing a temporary urgency change petition requesting that the State Water Resources Control Board make the following changes in the minimum instream flow requirements for the Russian River mainstream that are specified in SWRCB Decision 1610 and the Water Agency's water right permits for a period of 180 days from May 1, 2015 until Oct. 27, 2015; 1) reduce the required minimum instream flow in the Russian River from the confluence of the East and West Forks to the river's confluence with Dry Creek from 185 cubic feet per second (cfs) to 75 cfs from May 1 to Oct. 27; and 2) reduce required minimum instream flow in the Russian River from its confluence with Dry Creek to the Pacific Ocean from 125 cfs to 85 cfs from May 1 to Oct. 27.

Contact Information
Jessica Martini-Lamb
Sonoma County Water Agency
404 Aviation Blvd.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Phone : (707) 547-1903

Location

Counties
Mendocino Sonoma

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
S:21080, 15307,15308
Reasons for Exemption
Class 7, 8 Specific actions necessary to prevent or mitigate an emergency. Actions by Regulatory Agencies for Protection of Natural Resources. Actions by Regulatory Agencies for Protection of the Environment.

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