2020 Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority In-Basin Water Transfers

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Tehama Colusa Canal Authority
Document Title
2020 Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority In-Basin Water Transfers
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Project Applicant
Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority

Document Description
This Mitigated Negative Declaration and EA/IS analyzes 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
Jeffrey Sutton
Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority
P.O. Box 1025
Willows, CA 95988

Phone : (530) 934-2125


Colusa Glenn Sacramento Shasta Sutter Tehama Yolo

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
Tehama-Colusa Canal Authority, 5513 Highway 162, Willows, CA 95988


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA


Final Document(s)
2020_TCCA Final IS-EA_Appendix A-F   PDF 15050 K 2020_TCCA Final IS-EA_Appendix G-N   PDF 25261 K 396__2020_TCCA Final IS-EA_Main Doc   PDF 1850 K 398__2020_Final IS-EA_MNDIS (002)   PDF 661 K
Notice of Determination
2020029001_2020 Tehama Colusa Canal Authority   PDF 682 K

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