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ePlanning DOI-BLM-NV-0000-2006-1233-EIS (Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project)  
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NEPA #:  DOI-BLM-NV-0000-2006-1233-EIS Status:  Completed
Project Name:  Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project    
Start Date:  07/19/2006    
End Date:     
Decision Date:  12/19/2012    
 
Project Description:
This EIS has been prepared in response to a Right-of-Way application submitted by the Southern Nevada Water Authority for construction and operation of a pipeline system and associated infrastructure to support the proposed future conveyance of groundwater to Las Vegas Valley from five hydrologic basins in East-central Nevada.
Project Location:
 
Project Lead:  Penny Wood    
Phone Number:  775-861-6689    
Email Address:  nvgwprojects@blm.gov    
 
Office(s):  State Office Lead Office:  State Office
Counties:  Clark
Lincoln
White Pine
   
 
Program(s):  Lands and Realty Subprogram(s):  Rights-of-Way

Documents: 
1. Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project Draft EIS
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Volume 1-A (Cover, Executive Summary, Table of Contents) 12/21/2017 a_Volume 1A_Cover_ExSum_TOC.pdf (19561 KB)     
b_Chapter_1 12/21/2017 b_Chapter_1.pdf (1490 KB)     
c_Chapter_2 12/21/2017 c_Chapter_2.pdf (9240 KB)     
d_Chapter 3.0_Introduction 12/21/2017 d_3.0_Introduction.pdf (1787 KB)     
e_3.1_Air Resources 12/21/2017 e_3.1_Air Resources.pdf (1893 KB)     
f_3.2_Geologic Resources 12/21/2017 f_3.2_Geologic Resources.pdf (2793 KB)     
g_3.3_Water Resources 12/21/2017 g_3.3_Water Resources.pdf (147712 KB)     
h_3.4_Soils 12/21/2017 h_3.4_Soils.pdf (3925 KB)     
i_3.5_Vegetation Resources 12/21/2017 i_3.5_Vegetation Resources.pdf (27236 KB)     
j_Volume_1B_Cover_through_3.6_Terrestrial Wildlife 12/21/2017 j_Volume_1B_Cover_through_3.6_Terrestrial Wildlife.pdf (5697 KB)     
k_3.7_Aquatic Biological Resources 12/21/2017 k_3.7_Aquatic Biological Resources.pdf (37176 KB)     
l_3.8_Land Use 12/21/2017 l_3.8_Land Use.pdf (1932 KB)     
m_3.9_Recreation 12/21/2017 m_3.9_Recreation.pdf (1573 KB)     
n_3.10_Transportation Resources 12/21/2017 n_3.10_Transportation Resources.pdf (1408 KB)     
o_3.11_Mineral_Resources 12/21/2017 o_3.11_Mineral_Resources.pdf (2791 KB)     
p_3.12_Rangelands and Grazing 12/21/2017 p_3.12_Rangelands and Grazing.pdf (1896 KB)     
q_3.13_Wild Horses & Burro Herd Management Areas 12/21/2017 q_3.13_Wild Horses & Burro Herd Management Areas.pdf (1447 KB)     
r_3.14_Special Designations 12/21/2017 r_3.14_Special Designations.pdf (2095 KB)     
s_3.15_Visual Resources 12/21/2017 s_3.15_Visual Resources.pdf (6474 KB)     
t_3.16_Cultural_Resources 12/21/2017 t_3.16_Cultural_Resources.pdf (183 KB)     
u_3.17_Native American Traditional Values 12/21/2017 u_3.17_Native American Traditional Values.pdf (1048 KB)     
v_3.18_Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice 12/21/2017 v_3.18_Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice.pdf (2248 KB)     
w_3.19_Public Safety and Health 12/21/2017 w_3.19_Public Safety and Health.pdf (1093 KB)     
x_3.20_Monitoring and Mitigation Summary 12/21/2017 x_3.20_Monitoring and Mitigation Summary.pdf (107 KB)     
y_Chapters_4_5_and_6 12/21/2017 y_Chapters_4_5_and_6.pdf (471 KB)     
z_References_Glossary_Index 12/21/2017 z_References_Glossary_Index.pdf (577 KB)     
Appendix A 12/21/2017 Appendix A.pdf (9376 KB)     
Appendix B 12/21/2017 Appendix B.pdf (90 KB)     
Appendix C 12/21/2017 Appendix C.pdf (7481 KB)     
Appendix D 12/21/2017 Appendix D.pdf (64 KB)     
Appendix E 12/21/2017 Appendix E.pdf (7033 KB)     
Appendix F3.1- Air Resources 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.1- Air Resources.pdf (40 KB)     
Appendix F3.2 - Geologic Resources 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.2 - Geologic Resources.pdf (2918 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.1 - Water Resources References & Inventoried Springs 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.1 - Water Resources References & Inventoried Springs.pdf (660 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.2 - Water Rights Inventory 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.2 - Water Rights Inventory.pdf (2548 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.3 - Hydrogeologic Cross Sections 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.3 - Hydrogeologic Cross Sections.pdf (865 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.4 - Water Quality Characterization 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.4 - Water Quality Characterization.pdf (149 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.5 - Pumping Cessation 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.5 - Pumping Cessation.pdf (1828 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.6 - Model-simulated Flow Changes 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.6 - Model-simulated Flow Changes.pdf (193 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.7 - Predicted Change in Groundwater Levels 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.7 - Predicted Change in Groundwater Levels.pdf (14028 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.8 - Areas of Potential Risk 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.8 - Areas of Potential Risk.pdf (26191 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.9 - Risk to Springs 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.9 - Risk to Springs.pdf (587 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.10 - Risk to Inventoried Springs 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.10 - Risk to Inventoried Springs.pdf (594 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.11 - Risk to Perennial Stream Reaches 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.11 - Risk to Perennial Stream Reaches.pdf (168 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.12 - Areas of Potential Risk to Surface Water 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.12 - Areas of Potential Risk to Surface Water.pdf (23475 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.13 - Risks to Surface Water Rights 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.13 - Risks to Surface Water Rights.pdf (606 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.14 - Predicted Drawdown 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.14 - Predicted Drawdown.pdf (23891 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.15 - Groundwater Rights 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.15 - Groundwater Rights.pdf (581 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.16 - Simulated Annual Groundwater Rights 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.16 - Simulated Annual Groundwater Rights.pdf (623 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.17 - Hydrologic Baseline Data Summary 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.3.17 - Hydrologic Baseline Data Summary.pdf (1566 KB)     
Appendix F3.5 - Vegetation 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.5 - Vegetation.pdf (7692 KB)     
Appendix F3.6 - Terrestrial Wildlife 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.6 - Terrestrial Wildlife.pdf (10812 KB)     
Appendix F3.7 - Aquatic Biological Resources 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.7 - Aquatic Biological Resources.pdf (582 KB)     
Appendix F3.12 - Ranagelands and Grazing 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.12 - Ranagelands and Grazing.pdf (1271 KB)     
Appendix F3.13 - Wild Horse and Burro Management Areas 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.13 - Wild Horse and Burro Management Areas.pdf (17 KB)     
Appendix F3.14 - Special Designations 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.14 - Special Designations.pdf (1139 KB)     
Appendix F3.15 - Visual Resources 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.15 - Visual Resources.pdf (38858 KB)     
Appendix F3.16 Cultural Resources 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.16 Cultural Resources.pdf (1766 KB)     
Appendix F3.17 - Native American Traditional Values 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.17 - Native American Traditional Values.pdf (31 KB)     
Appendix F3.18 Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.18  Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice.pdf (643 KB)     
Appendix F3.19 - Public Safety and Health 12/21/2017 Appendix F3.19 - Public Safety and Health.pdf (26 KB)     
Appendix G 12/21/2017 Appendix G.pdf (166 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Addendum 12/21/2017 Addendum.pdf (5909 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Baseline_Char 12/21/2017 Baseline_Char.pdf (54735 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Conceptual_Model_Report 12/21/2017 Conceptual_Model_Report.pdf (151006 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Numerical_Model 12/21/2017 Numerical_Model.pdf (130664 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Predictive Simulations_Draft 12/21/2017 Predictive Simulations_Draft.pdf (84967 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Vol_1_Geology 12/21/2017 Vol_1_Geology.pdf (39535 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Vol_2_Streams 12/21/2017 Vol_2_Streams.pdf (27818 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Vol 3_Springs 12/21/2017 Volume3_Sprgs.pdf (36580 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) Vol 4_Water Level 12/21/2017 Volume4_WL.pdf (42770 KB)     

2. Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project Final Environmental Impact Statement
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Volume 1: Cover, Executive Summary, and Table of Contents 12/22/2017 a-Book 1_Cover_ExSum_TOC.pdf (8981 KB)     
b-Chapter_1 12/22/2017 b-Chapter_1.pdf (1451 KB)     
c-Chapter_2 12/22/2017 c-Chapter_2.pdf (12139 KB)     
d-Chapter 3.0_Introduction 12/22/2017 d-3.0_Introduction.pdf (2215 KB)     
e-3.1_Air Resources 12/22/2017 e-3.1_Air Resources.pdf (1379 KB)     
f-3.2_Geologic Resources 12/22/2017 f-3.2_Geologic Resources.pdf (3283 KB)     
g-3.3_Water Resources 12/22/2017 g-3.3_Water Resources.pdf (37964 KB)     
h-3.4_Soils 12/22/2017 h-3.4_Soils.pdf (2828 KB)     
i-3.5_Vegetation Resources 12/22/2017 i-3.5_Vegetation Resources.pdf (12689 KB)     
j-Book 2 Cover through 3.6_Terrestrial Wildlife 12/22/2017 j-Book 2 Cover through 3.6_Terrestrial Wildlife.pdf (6427 KB)     
k-3.7_Aquatic Biological Resources 12/22/2017 k-3.7_Aquatic Biological Resources.pdf (14830 KB)     
l-3.8_Land_Use 12/22/2017 l-3.8_Land_Use.pdf (2930 KB)     
m-3.9_Recreation 12/22/2017 m-3.9_Recreation.pdf (1631 KB)     
n-3.10_Transportation 12/22/2017 n-3.10_Transportation.pdf (1638 KB)     
o-3.11_Mineral_Resources 12/22/2017 o-3.11_Mineral_Resources.pdf (1579 KB)     
p-3.12_Rangelands and Grazing 12/22/2017 p-3.12_Rangelands and Grazing.pdf (1958 KB)     
q-3.13_Wild_Horses and Burros 12/22/2017 q-3.13_Wild_Horses and Burros.pdf (1447 KB)     
r-3.14_Special_Designations 12/22/2017 r-3.14_Special_Designations.pdf (2085 KB)     
s-3.15_Visual_Resources 12/22/2017 s-3.15_Visual_Resources.pdf (3649 KB)     
t-3.16_Cultural_Resources 12/22/2017 t-3.16_Cultural_Resources.pdf (270 KB)     
u-3.17_Native American Traditional Values 12/22/2017 u-3.17_Native American Traditional Values.pdf (2194 KB)     
v-3.18_Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice 12/22/2017 v-3.18_Socioeconomics and Environmental Justice.pdf (2436 KB)     
w-3.19_Public_Safety and Health 12/22/2017 w-3.19_Public_Safety and Health.pdf (1164 KB)     
x-3.20_Monitoring and Mitigation Summary 12/22/2017 x-3.20_Monitoring and Mitigation Summary.pdf (723 KB)     
y-Chapters_4_5_and_6 12/22/2017 y-Chapters_4_5_and_6.pdf (442 KB)     
z-References_Glossary_Index 12/22/2017 z-References_Glossary_Index.pdf (616 KB)     
Appendix A 12/22/2017 Appendix A.pdf (11561 KB)     
Appendix B 12/22/2017 Appendix B.pdf (63 KB)     
Appendix C 12/22/2017 Appendix C.pdf (12682 KB)     
Appendix D 12/22/2017 Appendix D.pdf (101 KB)     
Appendix E 12/22/2017 Appendix E.pdf (7206 KB)     
Appendix F3.1 - Air Resources 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.1 - Air Resources.pdf (4154 KB)     
Appendix F3.2 - Geologic Resources 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.2 - Geologic Resources.pdf (5121 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.1 - Inventoried Springs 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.1 - Inventoried Springs.pdf (520 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.2_Water Rights Inventory 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.2_Water Rights Inventory.pdf (727 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.3 - Hydrogeologic Cross Sections 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.3 - Hydrogeologic Cross Sections.pdf (632 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.4_Water Quality 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.4_Water Quality.pdf (114 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.5_Pumping Cessation 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.5_Pumping Cessation.pdf (1564 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.6 - Model-simulated Flow Changes 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.6 - Model-simulated Flow Changes.pdf (467 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.7 - Predicted Change in Groundwater Levels 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.7 - Predicted Change in Groundwater Levels.pdf (14407 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.8 - Areas of Potential Risk 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.8 - Areas of Potential Risk.pdf (27484 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.9 - Risk to Springs 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.9 - Risk to Springs.pdf (361 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.10 - Risk to Inventoried Springs 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.10 - Risk to Inventoried Springs.pdf (358 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.11_Risk to Perennial Stream Reaches 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.11_Risk to Perennial Stream Reaches.pdf (481 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.12 - Areas of Potential Risk to Surface Water 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.12 - Areas of Potential Risk to Surface Water.pdf (24115 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.13 - Risk to Surface Water Rights 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.13 - Risk to Surface Water Rights.pdf (380 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.14 - Predicted Drawdown 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.14 - Predicted Drawdown.pdf (24475 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.15 - Groundwater Rights 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.15 - Groundwater Rights.pdf (367 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.16 - Simulated Annual Groundwater Rights 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.16 - Simulated Annual Groundwater Rights.pdf (402 KB)     
Appendix F3.3.17 - Hydrologic Baseline Data Summary 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.3.17 - Hydrologic Baseline Data Summary.pdf (1136 KB)     
Appendix F3.5 - Vegetation 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.5 - Vegetation.pdf (9527 KB)     
Appendix F3.6 - Terrestrial Wildlife 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.6 - Terrestrial Wildlife.pdf (10749 KB)     
Appendix F3.7 - Aquatic Biological Resources 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.7 - Aquatic Biological Resources.pdf (1521 KB)     
Appendix F3.12 - Rangelands and Grazing 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.12 - Rangelands and Grazing.pdf (1712 KB)     
Appendix F3.13 - Wild Horse and Burro 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.13 - Wild Horse and Burro.pdf (38 KB)     
Appendix F3.14 - Special Designations 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.14 - Special Designations.pdf (2243 KB)     
Appendix F3.15 - Visual Resources 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.15 - Visual Resources.pdf (59532 KB)     
Appendix F3.16 - Cultural Resources 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.16 - Cultural Resources.pdf (1075 KB)     
Appendix F3.17 - Native American Traditional Values 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.17 - Native American Traditional Values.pdf (168 KB)     
Appendix F3.18 - Socioeconomics 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.18 - Socioeconomics.pdf (235 KB)     
Appendix F3.19 - Public Safety and Health 12/22/2017 Appendix F3.19 - Public Safety and Health.pdf (25 KB)     
Appendix G 12/22/2017 Appendix G.pdf (179 KB)     
Appendix H - Read First 12/22/2017 Appendix H - Read First.pdf (36 KB)     
Appendix H_Standard Responses 12/22/2017 Standard Responses.pdf (936 KB)     
Appendix H_CBD Action Alert Commenters 12/22/2017 CBD Action Alert Commenters.pdf (890 KB)     
Appendix H_CBD Action Alert Text 12/22/2017 CBD Action Alert Text.pdf (70 KB)     
CommentsResponses-Businesses 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-Businesses.pdf (307 KB)     
CommentsResponses-FedGov 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-FedGov.pdf (1973 KB)     
CommentsResponses-Individuals 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-Individuals.pdf (881 KB)     
CommentsResponses-Local 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-Local.pdf (960 KB)     
CommentsResponses-NonGovOrgs 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-NonGovOrgs.pdf (2422 KB)     
CommentsResponses-PublicMeetTranscripts 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-PublicMeetTranscripts.pdf (1107 KB)     
CommentsResponses-StateGov 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-StateGov.pdf (621 KB)     
CommentsResponses-TribalGov 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-TribalGov.pdf (955 KB)     
CommentsResponses-TribalIndividuals 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-TribalIndividuals.pdf (156 KB)     
CommentsResponses-TribalWorkshopTranscripts 12/22/2017 CommentsResponses-TribalWorkshopTranscripts.pdf (168 KB)     
SNWA Groundwater Model (June 2011) and updated August 2012_Addendum 12/22/2017 Addendum.pdf (5909 KB)     
AddendumtoSimulation 12/22/2017 AddendumtoSimulation.pdf (55417 KB)     
Baseline_Char 12/22/2017 Baseline_Char.pdf (54735 KB)     
Conceptual_Model_Report 12/22/2017 Conceptual_Model_Report.pdf (151006 KB)     
Numerical_Model 12/22/2017 Numerical_Model.pdf (130664 KB)     
Predictive Simulations_Draft 12/22/2017 Predictive Simulations_Draft.pdf (84967 KB)     
Vol_1_Geology 12/22/2017 Vol_1_Geology.pdf (39535 KB)     
Vol_2_Streams 12/22/2017 Vol_2_Streams.pdf (27818 KB)     
Volume3_Sprgs 12/22/2017 Volume3_Sprgs.pdf (36580 KB)     
Volume4_WL 12/22/2017 Volume4_WL.pdf (42770 KB)     

3. Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Comment Period
Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project Record of Decision (December 2012) 12/22/2017 ROD_December 2012.pdf (6043 KB)     

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