Friant-Kern Canal Water Quaility Guidelines Program
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
water quality threshold
The proposed "Guidelines for Accepting Water into the Friant-Kern Canal" (proposed Guidelines) describe the Friant Water Authority (Friant) application review process, implementation procedures, and the responsibilities of water contractors and other parties authorized to introduce or receive water from sources other than Millerton lake (i.e., Non-Millerton water) into or from the Friant-Kern Canal. The proposed
Guidelines define the water quality thresholds and the required Friant-Kern Canal Water Quality Guidelines Program measures associated with introduced Non-Millerton water and corresponding water quality, as well as the methodologies and tools for monitoring and forecasting water quality in the Friant-Kern Canal. The proposed Guidelines are intended to ensure that water quality is protected
for sustained domestic and agricultural use.
The proposed project is located in the Friant Division of the Central Valley Project, specifical
152-mile right of way of the Friant-Kern Canal
Other Location Info
The Friant-Kern Canal extends from Friant Dam at the San Joaquin River near Fresno, California to the Kern River in Bakersfield, California. It is located in the San Joaquin Valley of central California
Notice of Completion
State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), California San Joaquin River Conservancy (SJRC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Toxic Substances Control, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Other (describe the Friant application review process)
do not apply
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Energy, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems
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