Archive - Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS

Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS - May 2016

Next steps in the XM EIS include:

  • The May Cooperating Agency Meeting will include a review of the purpose and need, Federal action, and screening criteria. There will be a discussion of the alternatives under consideration for the EIS and the proposed screening criteria for the alternatives.
  • Reclamation will be meeting one-to-one with the Cooperating Agencies in June, July, and August 2016.
  • Next Cooperating Agency Meeting will be in September 2016.
  • The Scoping Report will be posted to the Truckee Canal XM EIS website by May 13, 2016. Memorandum of Understandings between Reclamation and the Cooperating Agencies should be finalized by end of May.
  • Biological and cultural surveys for the Truckee Canal will be started in May and expected to be completed by June 2016.

Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS - April 2016

Next steps in the XM EIS include:

  • The April Cooperating Agency Meeting will include a discussion of the alternatives under consideration for the EIS, and the development of the screening criteria
  • Reclamation’s Management is reviewing the Draft Scoping Report; the final report will be posted to the Truckee Canal XM EIS website
  • Reviewing and finalizing their Memorandum of Understandings by the Cooperating Agencies<

Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS - March 2016

Next steps in the XM EIS include:

  • Reviewing the Draft Scoping Report by Reclamation’s Management
  • Presenting the Truckee Canal Risk Assessment and Reclamation’s Authorization at the March Cooperating Agency Meeting
  • Initiating Cooperating Agency discussions on the alternatives to be studied in the EIS
  • Reviewing and finalizing their Memorandum of Understandings by the Cooperating Agencies
  • Coordinating the 2016 Cooperating Agency monthly meeting schedule

Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS - February 2016

Next steps in the XM EIS include:

  • Uploading Draft Notes to the ftp website (empsi.egnyte.com) from January 13, 2016, Cooperating Agency Meeting
  • Management review of the Draft Scoping Report
  • Organizing the Cooperating Agency meetings for February 17, 2016, March 16, 2016, in Fernley, Nevada
  • Presentation of the Purpose and Need
  • Initiating Cooperating Agency discussions on the alternatives to be studied in the EIS
  • Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding by the Cooperating Agencies

Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS - January 2016

Reclamation is in the process of reviewing the comments received during the Scoping Comment period that ended November 30, 2015. Next steps in the XM EIS include:

  • Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding by the Cooperating Agencies
  • Organizing the Cooperating Agency meetings for January 13, 2016, February 17, 2016, March 16, 2016 in Fernley, Nevada
  • Initiating Cooperating Agency discussions on the alternatives to be studied in the EIS

Status of the Truckee Canal XM EIS - December 2015

Scoping Comment period ended November 30, 2015. Next steps in the XM EIS include the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding by the Cooperating Agencies and Reclamation will compile the scoping comments by resource area. Cooperating Agency meetings have been set for January 13, 2016, February 17, 2016, March 16, 2016 to be held in Fernley, Nevada.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: 4/6/17