Agreement among the Department of Water Resources of the State of California, Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District, and Kern County Water Agency...

1 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2019090533
Lead Agency
Water Resources, Department of (California Department of Water Resources)
Document Title
Agreement among the Department of Water Resources of the State of California, Tulare Lake Basin Water Storage District, and Kern County Water Agency...
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
9/20/2019
Project Applicant
TLBWSD (Lead Agency), KCWA, and DWR (Responsible Agency)

Document Description
Growers within KCWA intend to purchase up to 35,000 acre-feet of pre-1914 Kings River water from J.G. Boswell Company (Boswell), a landowner with TLBWSD. In order to facilitate the delivery of KCWA's acquired water from Boswell to its service area, TLBWSD proposes to transfer up to 35,000 acre-feet of TLBWSD's approved 2019 State Water Project (SWP) Table A water (TLBWSD's Table A Water) to KCWA. In exchange, up to 35,000 acre-feet of Boswell's pre-1914 Kings River water will be delivered to TLBWSD for use in its service area. The delivery of TLBWSD's Table A Water to KCWA shall be completed by December 31, 2019.

Contact Information
B.G. Heiland
Department of Water Resources
1416 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-4547

Location

Counties
Kern Kings
Other Location Info
From the Delta to Reaches 9 through 12E of the California Aqueduct and Reach 31 A of the Coastal Branch using State Water Project (SWP) facilities.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1; CEQA Guidelines Section 15301, existing facility
Reasons for Exemption
a. The proposed project is a water management operation using only existing facilities. b. The project will not support new development or a change in land use. c. The project does not establish a new permanent source of water supply.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
2019090533   PDF 720 K

Disclaimer: The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of these documents. To obtain an attachment in a different format, 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. For more information, please visit OPR’s Accessibility Site.

Download CSV New Search Print