Sutter Extension Water District 2020 Water Transfer Program

Summary

SCH Number
2020039057
Lead Agency
Sutter Extension Water District
Document Title
Sutter Extension Water District 2020 Water Transfer Program
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Project Applicant
Sutter Extension Water District
Present Land Use
Agriculture

Document Description
The Sutter Extension Water District (SEWD) proposes to sell up to 16,843 acre-feet (AF) of water to the participating member districts of the State Water Project Contractors, Incorporated or other South of Delta purchasers, including one or more Central Valley Project contractors (Buyers) during the 2020 irrigation season. As a willing seller, SEWD would make up to 16,843 AF of water available to Buyers by idling cropland (i.e., non-irrigation of farmland by voluntary participants) and through groundwater substitution (i.e., using groundwater supplies instead of surface water supplies). SEWD's proposed transfer will comply with the current draft Technical Information for Preparing Water Transfer Proposals dated December 2019 (Draft Technical Information), prepared by the Department of Water Resources and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation).

Contact Information
Lynn Phillips
Sutter Extension Water District
4525 Franklin Rd
Yuba City, CA 95993

Phone : (530) 673-7138

Location

Coordinates
39°7'38.05"N 121°41'56.92"W
Cities
Yuba City
Counties
Sutter
Zip
95993
Total Acres
Approx. 19,300
Parcel #
Various
State Highways
20
Waterways
Feather River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
Temporary W/T
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Greenhouse Gas Emissions Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Department of Water Resources California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 California State Lands Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board 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 State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance

Attachments

Environmental Document
2020 Water Transfer Summary_Form   PDF 578 K DRAFT MMRP SEWD 2020 WT_03   PDF 139 K DRAFT SEWD MND_03   PDF 1207 K
NOC
NOC   PDF 1449 K

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