Lower Klamath Project License Surrender

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Summary

SCH Number
2016122047
Lead Agency
State Water Resources Control Board
Document Title
Lower Klamath Project License Surrender
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Received
Present Land Use
Ag - grazing, forestry resources, OS - Natural resources, RR, and C - services

Document Description
Note: Review Per Lead The Lower Klamath Project is located on the Klamath River in Siskiyou County, CA, and Klamath County, Oregon. The Lower Klamath Project is currently part of the Klamath Hydroelectric Project (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [FERC] Project No. 2082), which is owned and operated by PacifiCorp. The Klamath Hydroelectric Project presently consists of seven dam developments: 1) East Side; 2) West Side; 3) J.C. Boyle; 5) Fall Creek (located on Fall Creek, a Klamath River tributary); 6) Copco No. 1; 7) Copco No. 2; and 8) Iron Gate. The Lower Klamath Project comprises the J.C. Boyle, Copco No. 1, Copco No. 2, and Iron Gate dams and associated facilities.

Contact Information
Parker Thaler
State Water Resources Control Board
PO Box 2000
Sacramento, CA 95812-2000

Phone : (916) 341-5321
parker.thaler@waterboards.ca.gov

Location

Coordinates
41°58'20"N 122°22'05"W
Cities
Yreka
Counties
Siskiyou
Cross Streets
Copco Rd and Ager-Beswick Rd
Zip
96097
Total Acres
~8,000
Waterways
Klamath River
Other Location Info
Klamath River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (removal of four dams and associated facilities)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: 401 Certification
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Coastal Zone 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 Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 2 California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Northern Region 1

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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