Conveyance of 2018 SWP Water to Growers in Kern County Water agency to Complete an Exchange of Surface Water Supplies

Summary

SCH Number
2018068147
Lead Agency
Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District
Document Title
Conveyance of 2018 SWP Water to Growers in Kern County Water agency to Complete an Exchange of Surface Water Supplies
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received

Document Description
Growers in Kern County Water Agency intend to purchse up to 25,000 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 Kern County Water Agency. The exchange will be completed in eatly 2018.

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

(559) 992-4127

Location

Cities
Corcoran
Counties
Kings Kern

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Other
Type, Section or Code
S: 15301
Reasons for Exemption
Statutory Exemption (CA Water Code 1729) The District has determined that there are no foreseeable environmental impacts. This single year delivery of SWP water is also exempt from CEQA under Water Code Section 1729.
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