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Section 3402.  Purposes

The purposes of this title shall be:

(a)  To protect, restore, and enhance fish, wildlife, and associated habitats in the Central Valley and Trinity River basins of California;

(b)  To address impacts of the Central Valley Project on fish, wildlife and associated habitats;

(c)  To improve the operational flexibility of the Central Valley Project;

(d)  To increase water-related benefits provided by the Central Valley Project to the State of California through expanded use of voluntary water transfers and improved water conservation;

(e)  To contribute to the State of California's interim and long-term efforts to protect the San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary;

(f)  To achieve a reasonable balance among competing demands for use of Central Valley Project water, including the requirements of fish and wildlife, agricultural, municipal and industrial and power contractors.