2019 Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority In-Basin Water Transfers

Summary

SCH Number
2019029056
Lead Agency
Tehama Colusa Canal Authority
Document Title
2019 Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority In-Basin Water Transfers
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Present Land Use
Seller actions will occur on ag property and water will be transferred to ag buyers

Document Description
This MND and EA/IS analyze environmental impacts of proposed water transfers from willing sellers to buyers in the Sacramento Valley to help address water shortages. This environmental document includes transfers of Central Valley Project (CVP) water from entities in northern California to participating members of the Tehama Colusa Canal Authority. The water would be made available for transfer through a combination of cropland idling and groundwater substitution. The transfers could originate in Colusa, Glenn, Sacramento, Shasta, Sutter, Tehama, or Yolo counties. The transfer buyers could be in Colusa, Glenn, Tehama, or Yolo counties.

Contact Information
Jeff Sutton
Tehama Colusa Canal Authority
P.O. Box 1025
Willows, CA 95988

Phone : (530) 934-2125

Location

Coordinates
39°31'27.1"N 122°13'8.5"W
Counties
Colusa Glenn Tehama Yolo
Cross Streets
n/a

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (interagency water transfer)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: water transfer
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Economics/Jobs Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation Caltrans, District 2 Caltrans, District 3 Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 1 Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2 Regional Water Quality Control Bd., Region 5 (Redding) Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance Native American Heritage Commission

Attachments

Environmental Document
Appendix A-E_Public Draft   PDF 27447 K Appendix F-J_Public Draft   PDF 31431 K project   PDF 5069 K
NOC
NOC   PDF 727 K
State Comments
NAHC Comment   PDF 1181 K
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