Merced Irrigation District Water Resources Management Plan

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Summary

SCH Number
2017051054
Lead Agency
Merced Irrigation District
Document Title
Merced Irrigation District Water Resources Management Plan
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Received
Project Applicant
Merced Irrigation District
Present Land Use
Generally agricultural/Exclusive Agricultural, General Agricultural, Light Manufacturing/ Predominantly Agricultural

Document Description
The Proposed Program includes the following projects or actions: 1) System Improvements - various projects to allow for full implementation of the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) and modernization of the system; 2) Class II to Class I Conversion - onetime opportunity for water users in the District's El Nido area to convert from Class II to Class I for a fee; and 3) Water transfers - transfers of water when District water is available and the Board of Directors determines it is in the best interests of the District.

Contact Information
Bryan Kelly
Merced Irrigation District
744 W. 20th Street
Merced, CA 95340

Phone : (209) 722-5761

Location

Coordinates
37°18'28"N 120°28'43"W
Cities
Atwater Livingston Merced Planada
Counties
Merced
Cross Streets
Various
Zip
95340
Total Acres
166,000+
Parcel #
Various
State Highways
140, 99, 59
Railways
Union Pacific
Airports
Merced Cty Castle, Regional
Schools
Golden Valley High
Waterways
Bear & Black Rascal Creeks; Merced River
Township
7S
Range
14E
Section
30
Base
MD

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Water Facilities (Reservoirs;Canal Type)
Local Action
Project Approval
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities 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 Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 10 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Water Resources California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights Department of Toxic Substances Control

Attachments

Environmental Document
MID-PEIR   PDF 54079 K MID-PEIR_Appendixes   PDF 35674 K WRMP-PEIR_NOA_2020-03-05   PDF 102 K WRMP-PEIR_SummaryForm_2020-03-05 (1)   PDF 204 K
NOC
WRMP-PEIR_NOC-Signed_2020-03-05   PDF 1911 K
State Comments
2017051054_DTSC Comment   PDF 146 K

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