The California WaterFix Administrative Draft Supplemental EIR/EIS was prepared for the Department of Water Resources and the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act and National Environmental Policy Act. The updated environmental analysis covers footprint changes resulting from proposed design modifications that further minimize impacts of the project on local communities and the environment.
*Note to Reader: This administrative review draft document is being released prior to the public draft version that will be released after review and approval by the lead agencies for formal public review and comment, expected July 2018. The administrative draft incorporates comments by the Lead Agencies on prior versions but has not been reviewed or approved by the Lead Agencies for adequacy in meeting the requirements of CEQA or NEPA. All members of the public will have an opportunity to provide comments on the public draft. Responses will be prepared only on comments submitted during the formal public review and comment period on the Supplemental EIR/EIS information.