Conveyance of 2015 SWP Water to Growers in Westlands Water District to Complete an Exchange of Surface Water Supplies

Summary

SCH Number
2015048444
Lead Agency
Kings County
Document Title
Conveyance of 2015 SWP Water to Growers in Westlands Water District to Complete an Exchange of Surface Water Supplies
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
4/30/2015

Document Description
Growers in Westlands Water District are purchasing up to 14,000 acre-feet of local surface water, which will be delivered into the Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District. In exchange, a comparable amount of Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District's State Water Project water will be conveyed through the CA Aqueduct and delivered to lands in Westlands Water District. Water delivered into Fresno County, which is outside the SWP Place of Use. The exchange will be completed in 2015.

Contact Information
Mark Gilkey
Kings County
Kings County Gov. Center
Hanford, CA 93230

Phone : (559) 992-4127

Location

Cities
Corcoran
Counties
Fresno Kings

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15301, Class 1
Reasons for Exemption
Existing Facilities. Statutory Exemption CA Water Code 1729. District has determined that there are no foreseeable environmental impacts.

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