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Title:
New Melones Resource Management Plan/Environmental Impact Statement (RMP/EIS)
Site: www.usbr.gov/mp/ccao/newmelones/rmp.html
Summary:
The purpose of the RMP is to develop a framework for management guidance on recreation and resource management. This integrated RMP/EIS document will reflect contemporary resources and recreation needs for the New Melones Lake Area, while ensuring that the Eastside Division of the Central Valley Project continues to meet its authorized purposes of flood control, water supply, power recreation, water quality and fish and wildlife enhancement. The RMP/EIS shall serve as the basis for future resource management decision-making that, when implemented, may result in the desired future condition for the management area.

Status:
06/21/2010:
Record of Decision signed June 18, 2010.

03/05/2010:
Final RMP/EIS was made available on February 5, 2010.

03/05/2010:
Notice of Intent was published in December 18, 2006. Scoping Meetings held in January 2007. Scoping comment period originally ended on February 18, 2007 but was extended to March 19, 2007. Preliminary Draft RMP/EIS sections were available for review in September 2008. Draft RMP/EIS available for review on October 30, 2009. Open houses took place on December 2, 2009 in Sonora. Comment period closed on January 4, 2010.

Contacts:
Melissa Vignau
Phone: (916) 989-7182
Fax: (916) 989-7109

List of Available Reports
 
Report Title
File Ext
File Size
File with .pdf extension Record of Decision, New Melones RMP .pdf 3,410.09KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, cover, summary, contents, Chapter 1 .pdf 4,903.71KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Chapters 2-4 .pdf 4,435.78KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Chapter 5 .pdf 4,243.95KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Chapters 6-9, Appendices a-c .pdf 1,066.18KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendix d, part 1 .pdf 3,892.77KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendix d, part 2 .pdf 3,739.22KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendices e-i .pdf 3,205.42KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendix J part 1 .pdf 4,572.46KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendix J part 2 .pdf 4,784.37KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendix J part 3 .pdf 4,445.26KB 
File with .pdf extension Final New Melones RMP/EIS, Appendix J part 4 .pdf 3,790.88KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS, summary, contents, Chap. 1, New Melones .pdf 3,555.87KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS; Chap. 2, 3, 4; New Melones .pdf 4,556.99KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS; Chap.5; New Melones .pdf 4,445.45KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS; Chap.6,7,8,9, Appendices A-C; New Melones .pdf 1,142.97KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS; Appendix D, part 1; New Melones .pdf 3,892.77KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS; Appendix D, part 2; New Melones .pdf 3,739.22KB 
File with .pdf extension Draft RMP/EIS; Appendices E-I; New Melones .pdf 4,480.11KB