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


SCH Number
Public Agency
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

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
Lead/Public Agency
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 319-9141

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation)
Project Applicant


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)


Notice of Exemption
2020080543_U   PDF 291 K

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