2020 Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority In-Basin Water Transfers

Summary

SCH Number
2020029001
Lead Agency
Tehama Colusa Canal Authority
Document Title
2020 Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority In-Basin Water Transfers
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Project Applicant
Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority
Present Land Use
Seller actions will occur on agricultural property and water will be transferred to agricultural buyers.

Document Description
This Mitigated Negative Declaration 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 Autho
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 Sacramento Shasta Sutter Tehama Yolo

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Inter-agency Water Transfer)
Local Action
Water Transfer
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Economics/Jobs Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Habitat Conservation Planning California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 2 California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board Delta Protection Commission Delta Stewardship Council Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights California Department of Water Resources

Attachments

Environmental Document
2020 TCCA_IS-EA_508   PDF 66569 K IS intro and MND   PDF 471 K
NOC
NOC   PDF 560 K
State Comments
2020029001_DWR Comment   PDF 901 K

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