Change in Point of Delivery of up to 35,000 Acre-Feet of Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District's (TLBWSD) Approved State Water Project (SWP) Water (SWPAO)

Summary

SCH Number
2016068292
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Change in Point of Delivery of up to 35,000 Acre-Feet of Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District's (TLBWSD) Approved State Water Project (SWP) Water (SWPAO)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
6/20/2016

Document Description
Growers in Westland's Water District (WWD) and San Luis Water District (SLWD) acquired up to 35,000 acre-feet of local project water. The delivery of WWD's sand SLWD's acquired water will be accomplished through an exchange. DWR will deliver up to 35,000 acre-feet of TLBWSD's approved SWP water supplies to WWD's turnouts in Reaches 4 through 6 of the California Aqueduct and to SLWD's turnouts in Reaches 3 and 4 of the California Aqueduct. In exchange, a like amount of WWD's and SLWD's acquired local water will be delivered to TLBWSD for use in its service Area.

Contact Information
Geoff Shaw
California Department of Water Resources
1416 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-9593

Location

Counties
Fresno Kings Merced Tulare

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
S:15301 C:1
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project is a water management operation using only existing facilities. The limited term transfer will not support new development or a change in land use. The project does not establish a new permanent source of water supply.

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