Notice of Availability for the Final Environmental Impact Report/ Environmental Impact Statement for the Carryover Storage and San Vicente Dam Raise Project (CSP), San Diego County, CA, 21122 [E8-8282]

Download as PDF 21122 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 76 / Friday, April 18, 2008 / Notices The DSEIS/DEIR is available on-line on the New England District’s Web page at http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/ projects/ma/BHNIP/ BostonHarbor_draft_FeasibilitySEIS.zip and at the following local libraries: Boston Libraries—25 Parameter Street, 20 City Hall Avenue, 18 Barnes Avenue, 666 Boylston Street, Boston City Hall, 179 Main Street, 646 West Broadway, 276 Meridan Street; Chelsea Library— 569 Broadway; Revere Library—179 Beach Street; and the Winthrop Library—2 Metcalf Square. If you wish to receive a copy of the Executive Summary or an electronic copy of the DSEIS/DEIR, please contact Ms. Catherine Rogers, Ecologist, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, Evaluation Branch, 696 Virginia Road, Concord, MA 01742. A public meeting to solicit comments has been scheduled for 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 20, 2008, on the second floor of the Black Falcon Cruise Terminal, One Black Falcon Avenue, Boston, MA. Dated: April 8, 2008. Curtis L. Thalken, Colonel, Corps of Engineers, New England District. [FR Doc. E8–8202 Filed 4–17–08; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers Notice of Availability for the Final Environmental Impact Report/ Environmental Impact Statement for the Carryover Storage and San Vicente Dam Raise Project (CSP), San Diego County, CA Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD. ACTION: Notice of availability. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969 (as amended), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District (Corps) Regulatory Branch, in coordination with the San Diego County Water Authority (Water Authority), has completed a Final Environmental Impact Report/ Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/ EIS) for the Carryover Storage and San Vicente Dam Raise Project (CSP). Four alternatives were co-equally analyzed in the EIR/EIS, including Alternative 1 (100,000 acre-feet of carryover storage at San Vicente), Alternative 2 (100,000 acre-feet of carryover storage at Moosa Canyon), Alternative 3 (50,000 acre-feet 17:38 Apr 17, 2008 Jkt 214001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions or comments concerning the Final EIR/EIS should be directed to Mr. Robert R. Smith, Jr., Regulatory Project Manager/Team Leader San Diego Field Office, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, 16885 W. Bernardo Drive, Suite 300A, San Diego, CA 92127, (858) 674–6784. Alternatively, comments can be submitted electronically to: robert.r.smith@usace.army.mil. Paper copies of the Final EIR/EIS will be made available to the public for review at the following: the San Diego County Water Authority offices at 4677 Overland Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123; the Lakeside Public Library, 9839 Vine Street, Lakeside, CA 92040; and the Valley Center Public Library, 29200 Cole Grade Road, Valley Center, CA 92082. A CD copy of the document may be obtained by contacting Ms. Kelley Gage at the San Diego County Water Authority at the address above, or by emailing Ms. Gage at kgage@sdcwa.org. A copy of the Final EIR/EIS is also available online at the Water Authority’s Web site: http://www.sdcwa.org/. Interested parties are invited to provide their comments on the Final EIR/EIS, which will become a part of the official record and will be considered in the final decision. Written comments must be received on or before May 19, 2008 and should be submitted to the contact listed above. A Record of Decision (ROD) will be issued by the Corps no earlier than 30 days after the Notice of Receipt for the Final EIR/EIS is published in the Federal Register. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BILLING CODE 3710–24–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 of carryover storage at San Vicente and 50,000 acre-feet of carryover storage at Moosa Canyon) and the No Action Alternative, as required by NEPA. As the project proponent and applicant, the Water Authority selected Alternative 1 as its preferred alternative. The proposed CSP requires authorization pursuant to section 404 of the Clean Water Act for approximately 0.34 acre of fill placement in jurisdictional waters of the United States, including wetlands, to construct an expansion of the existing San Vicente Dam to store approximately 100,000 acre-feet of carryover storage water. Dated: April 8, 2008. Mark Durham, Acting Chief, Regulatory Branch. [FR Doc. E8–8282 Filed 4–17–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3710–KF–P PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Notice of Availability of Finding Department of the Navy, DoD. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 102(2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969 and the Council on Environmental Quality regulations (40 CFR parts 1500–1508), implementing procedural provisions of NEPA, and Executive Order (EO) 12114, Environmental Effects Abroad of Major Federal Actions, the Department of the Navy (DON) gives notice that a combined Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)/Finding of No Significant Harm (FONSH) has been issued and is available for Carrier Strike Group Composite Training Unit Exercise (CSG COMPTUEX) April/May 2008. The effective date of the finding is April 14, 2008. ADDRESSES: Electronic copies of the combined FONSI/FONSH are available for public viewing or downloading at http://www.navydocuments.com. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commander, Second Fleet Public Affairs, Commander Phillips, telephone: 757–443–9822 or visit http:// www.navydocuments.com. DATES: CSG COMPTUEX (April–May 2008) is a major Navy Atlantic Fleet training exercise proposed to occur in April and May 2008 in the offshore Jacksonville Operating Area (OPAREA) and adjacent military installations. The purpose of this exercise is to certify naval forces as combat-ready. Activities conducted during the exercise include air-toground (ATG) bombing at land ranges, Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR), Maritime Interdiction Operations (MIO), Naval Gunfire, Fast Attack Craft/Fast Inshore Attack Craft (FAC/FIAC), and Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW), including use of mid-frequency active (MFA) sonar. The FONSI is based on analysis contained in a Comprehensive Environmental Assessment (EA) addressing environmental impacts associated with land-based training for Major Atlantic Fleet Training Exercises on the East and Gulf Coasts of the U.S. The FONSH is based on analysis contained in a Comprehensive Overseas Environmental Assessment (OEA) and Supplement to the Comprehensive OEA (SOEA) for environmental impacts associated with Navy’s conduct of major SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\18APN1.SGM 18APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers


Notice of Availability for the Final Environmental Impact Report/ 
Environmental Impact Statement for the Carryover Storage and San 
Vicente Dam Raise Project (CSP), San Diego County, CA

AGENCY: Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD.

ACTION: Notice of availability.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental 
Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969 (as amended), the U.S. Army Corps of 
Engineers, Los Angeles District (Corps) Regulatory Branch, in 
coordination with the San Diego County Water Authority (Water 
Authority), has completed a Final Environmental Impact Report/
Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS) for the Carryover Storage and 
San Vicente Dam Raise Project (CSP). Four alternatives were co-equally 
analyzed in the EIR/EIS, including Alternative 1 (100,000 acre-feet of 
carryover storage at San Vicente), Alternative 2 (100,000 acre-feet of 
carryover storage at Moosa Canyon), Alternative 3 (50,000 acre-feet of 
carryover storage at San Vicente and 50,000 acre-feet of carryover 
storage at Moosa Canyon) and the No Action Alternative, as required by 
NEPA. As the project proponent and applicant, the Water Authority 
selected Alternative 1 as its preferred alternative. The proposed CSP 
requires authorization pursuant to section 404 of the Clean Water Act 
for approximately 0.34 acre of fill placement in jurisdictional waters 
of the United States, including wetlands, to construct an expansion of 
the existing San Vicente Dam to store approximately 100,000 acre-feet 
of carryover storage water.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions or comments concerning the 
Final EIR/EIS should be directed to Mr. Robert R. Smith, Jr., 
Regulatory Project Manager/Team Leader San Diego Field Office, U.S. 
Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, 16885 W. Bernardo Drive, 
Suite 300A, San Diego, CA 92127, (858) 674-6784. Alternatively, 
comments can be submitted electronically to: 
robert.r.smith@usace.army.mil.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Paper copies of the Final EIR/EIS will be 
made available to the public for review at the following: the San Diego 
County Water Authority offices at 4677 Overland Avenue, San Diego, CA 
92123; the Lakeside Public Library, 9839 Vine Street, Lakeside, CA 
92040; and the Valley Center Public Library, 29200 Cole Grade Road, 
Valley Center, CA 92082. A CD copy of the document may be obtained by 
contacting Ms. Kelley Gage at the San Diego County Water Authority at 
the address above, or by e-mailing Ms. Gage at kgage@sdcwa.org. A copy 
of the Final EIR/EIS is also available online at the Water Authority's 
Web site: http://www.sdcwa.org/. Interested parties are invited to 
provide their comments on the Final EIR/EIS, which will become a part 
of the official record and will be considered in the final decision. 
Written comments must be received on or before May 19, 2008 and should 
be submitted to the contact listed above. A Record of Decision (ROD) 
will be issued by the Corps no earlier than 30 days after the Notice of 
Receipt for the Final EIR/EIS is published in the Federal Register.

    Dated: April 8, 2008.
Mark Durham,
Acting Chief, Regulatory Branch.
 [FR Doc. E8-8282 Filed 4-17-08; 8:45 am]
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