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Mid-Pacific Region
Sacramento, Calif.
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Jeffrey McCracken
916-978-5100

Released On: November 20, 2007

Public Meeting Scheduled On CVPIA Annual Work Plans

The Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, December 5, 2007, to present their Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Annual Work Plans for Fiscal Year (FY) 2008.  Presentations will be made on the following CVPIA Annual Work Plans by the lead agency’s program manager:

  • Anadromous Fish Restoration Program - Section 3406(b)(1)
  • Tracy Pumping Plant - Section 3406 (b)(4)
  • Red Bluff Diversion Dam - Section 3406 (b)(10)
  • Spawning Gravel - Section 3406 (b)(13)
  • Comprehensive Assessment and Monitoring Program - Section 3406(b)(16)
  • Anadromous Fish Screen Program - Section 3406 (b)(21)
  • Refuge Water Supply Program:  facilities construction, conveyance/wheeling, and the San Joaquin Basin Action Plan - Sections 3406(d)(1, 3-5) and Water Acquisition Program  Sections 3406(b)(3) (Level 4 Water for Refuges Only) and (d)(2)

The meeting will be held:  

          Sacramento, CA
Wednesday, December 5, 2007
1 - 4 p.m.
Lions Gate Hotel at McClellan Park
3410 Westover Street McClellan, California
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The CVPIA Annual Work Plans for FY 2008 will be available after Monday, December 3, 2007, at: http://www.usbr.gov/mp/cvpia/docs_reports/index.html.  Under the heading “Draft CVPIA Annual Work Plans,” click on “FY 2008.”  For additional information, please contact Ms. Shana Kaplan in Reclamation's Resources Management Division at 916-978-5190 or e-mail skaplan@mp.usbr.gov.

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