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Mid-Pacific Region
Sacramento, Calif.
Media Contact:
Jeffrey S. McCracken

Released On: June 07, 2005

Delta-Mendota Canal and California Aqueduct Intertie Environmental Assessment/Initial Study and FONSI Available
The Bureau of Reclamation and the San Luis Delta-Mendota Water Authority have made available the Environmental Assessment/Initial Study (EA/IS) and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Delta-Mendota Canal (DMC) and California Aqueduct (CA) Intertie. The Draft EA/IS was made available for a 30-day public review and comment period on November 29, 2004.

The documents are online at www.usbr.gov/mp/nepa/nepa_projdetails.cfm?Project_ID=1014. For additional information or to request a compact disk or hard copy (3 volumes), please contact Ms. Patricia Roberson at 916-978-5074, TDD 916-978-5608, or e-mail her at proberson@mp.usbr.gov. If you need help accessing documents online, please contact Ms. Lynnette Wirth at 916-978-5102, TDD 916-978 5608, or lwirth@mp.usbr.gov.

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