U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's Temporary Water Transfer

Summary

SCH Number
2020080543
Lead Agency
SWRCB, Division of Water Rights (State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights)
Document Title
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's Temporary Water Transfer
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
8/28/2020
Project Applicant
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation)

Document Description
Reclamation proposes to temporarily add Los Banos Creek Detention Reservoir and three locations in Los Banos Creek as points of rediversion in order to transfer up to 500 acre-feet of Central Valley Project water to Central California Irrigation District, San Luis Water District, and Grassland Water District.

Contact Information
Patricia Fernandez
State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 319-9141

Location

Counties
Merced Stanislaus
Other Location Info
Water will be diverted from San Luis Reservoir and re-stored in Los Banos Creek Detention Reservoir.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15282(u), CA Water Code section 1729
Reasons for Exemption
Temporary transfers of water under Water Code section 1725, et seq., are exempt from the requirements of Division 13 (commencing with Section 21000) of the Public Resources Code. (CEQA Guidelines Section 15282)

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
2020080543_U   PDF 291 K

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