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Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project

(Application A.12-04-019, filed April 23, 2012)

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Draft Environmental Impact Report


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  • Public comments recieved on the DEIR, may be viewed here.
  • To view the complete DEIR without appendicies, click here [pdf 57.7mb].
  • To view the Appendices for the DEIR, click here [pdf 281.1mb].

Notice of Availability (NOA) [pdf], Cover [pdf], Table of Content [pdf], and List of Acronyms [pdf]

Executive Summary [pdf]

1.  Introduction [pdf]

2.  Water Demand, Supplies, and Water Rights [pdf]

3.  Project Description [pdf 6.67mb]

4.  Environmental Setting, Impacts, and Mitigation Measures
     4.1   Overview [pdf]
     4.2   Geology, Soils, and Seismicity [pdf 4.08mb]
     4.3   Surface Water Hydrology and Water Quality [pdf 5.06mb]
     4.4   Groundwater Resources [pdf 16.1mb]
     4.5   Marine Resources [pdf]
     4.6   Terrestrial Biological Resources [pdf 3.98mb]
     4.7   Hazards and Hazardous Materials [pdf]
     4.8   Land Use, Land Use Planning, and Recreation [pdf]
     4.9   Traffic and Transportation [pdf]
     4.10 Air Quality [pdf]
     4.11 Greenhouse Gas Emissions [pdf]
     4.12 Noise and Vibration [pdf]
     4.13 Public Services and Utilities [pdf]
     4.14 Aesthetic Resources [pdf]
     4.15 Cultural and Paleontological Resources [pdf]
     4.16 Agriculture and Forestry Resources [pdf]
     4.17 Mineral Resources [pdf]
     4.18 Energy Conservation [pdf]
     4.19 Population and Housing [pdf]

5.  Cumulative Impacts [pdf]

6.  MPWSP Variant [pdf 3.15mb]

7.  Alternatives [pdf 10.3mb]

8.  Growth-Inducement Potential and Secondary Effects of Growth [pdf]

9.  CEQA Statutory Sections [pdf]

10. Report Preparers [pdf]


A.  NOP and NOP Scoping Report [pdf 3.6mb]

B1. MPWSP Plant Sizing Data: Various Five- and Ten-Year Normal, Dry, and Maximum Month Demand Scenarios [pdf]

B2. State Water Board Final Analysis of the Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project [pdf 22.4mb]

C1. Analysis of Historic and Future Coastal Erosion with Sea Level Rise [pdf 7.0mb]

C2. Coastal Water Elevations and Sea Level Rise Scenarios [pdf]

C3. Exploratory Borehole Results [pdf 69.2mb]

D1. Far-Field Analysis of Brine Discharge [pdf 10.6mb]

D2. Brine Discharge Diffuser Analysis [pdf]

D3. Water Quality Analysis of the Discharges [pdf]

D4. Ocean Plan Compliance Assessment [pdf 4.05mb]

E1. Test Slant Well Groundwater Modeling and Analysis - CEMEX Active Mining Area [pdf 9.82mb]

E2. Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project Groundwater Modeling and Analysis [pdf 127mb]

F.  Special-status Plant and Wildlife Species Considered [pdf]

G.  Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Calculations [pdf]

H.  Pure Water Monterey Groundwater Replenishment Project, Project Description [pdf 24.4mb]

I.  Component Screening Results [pdf]

J1. Coastal Water Project EIR Analysis: MPWMD 2006 Estimate of Long-Term Water Needs Compared with Growth Anticipated in Jurisdictions General Plans [pdf]

J2. Secondary Effects of Growth [pdf]

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