Participation in the Semitropic Water Banking and Exchange Project

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Summary

SCH Number
2017101021
Lead Agency
Montecito Water District
Document Title
Participation in the Semitropic Water Banking and Exchange Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received

Document Description
The primary objective of the Montecito Water District's participation in the Semitropic Water Banking and Exchange Program is to increase drought resiliency. The project involves conjunctive use of surface and groundwater through iterative exchanges through the use of San Luis Reservoir, Semitropic's exisitng groundwater bank, and the existing State Water Project delivery system. The delivery of water to Semitropic for banking, and the return of banked water to the District would be undertaken with the cooperation of DWR, Kern County Water Agency, Santa Barbara County Water Agency, Cachuma Operations and Maintenance Board, the US Bureau of Reclamation and Central Coast Water Authority.

Contact Information
Nick Turner
Montecito Water District
583 San Ysidro Road
Montecito, CA 93108

(805) 969-2271

Location

Counties
Santa Barbara
Other Location Info
Montecito Water District boundary area

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Montecito Water District
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
583 San Ysidro Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
No
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
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