Conveyance of 2016 SWP Water Growers in Westlands Water District and/or San Luis Water District to Complete an Exchange of Surface Water Supplies

Summary

SCH Number
2016038055
Lead Agency
Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District
Document Title
Conveyance of 2016 SWP Water Growers in Westlands Water District and/or San Luis Water District to Complete an Exchange of Surface Water Supplies
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
3/3/2016

Document Description
Growers in Westlands Water District and/or San Luis Water District are purchasing a total of up to 35,000 acre-feet of local surface water, which will be delivered into 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 California Aqueduct and delivered to lands in Westlands Water District and/or San Luis Water District. Water delivered into Fresno and Merced Counties, which is outside the SWP Place of Use, would be delivered under the 2016 Temporary Change in the Place of Use. The exchange will be completed in 2016.

Contact Information
Mark Gilkey
Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District
1001 Chase Avenue
Corcoran, CA 93212

Phone : (559) 992-4127

Location

Cities
Corcoran
Counties
Fresno Kings Merced

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301; CA Water Code 1729
Reasons for Exemption
The District has determined that there are no foreseeable environmental impacts. The use and operation of existing facilities. This single year delivery of SWP water is also exempt from CEQAunder Water Code Section 1729.

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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