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Salton Sea, Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Report

February 14, 2007

The 90-day public review period of the Draft PEIR ended on January 16, 2007.


Executive Summary | Volume I | Volume II | Volume III


Executive Summary (PDF: 14.3 MB)

Volume I Cover Page (PDF: 74K)
Table of Contents (PDF: 246K)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF: 631K)
Chapter 2 - Development of Alternatives (PDF: 331K)
Chapter 3 - Description of Program Alternatives (PDF: 7.7 MB)
Chapter 4 - Summary of Previous Studies (PDF: 271K)
Chapter 5 - Surface Water Resources (PDF: 1.4 MB)
Chapter 6 - Surface Water Quality (PDF: 3.0 MB)
Chapter 7 - Groundwater (PDF: 455K)
Chapter 8 - Biological Resources (PDF: 708K)
Chapter 9 - Geology Soils Faults (PDF: 2.9 MB)
Chapter 10 - Climate and Air Quality (PDF: 1.1 MB)
Chapter 11 - Land Use (PDF: 15.4 MB)
Chapter 12 - Population and Housing (PDF: 269K)
Chapter 13 - Recreation (PDF: 485K)
Chapter 14 - Hazards (PDF: 966K)
Chapter 15 - Cultural Resources (PDF: 304K)
Chapter 16 - Paleontological Resources (PDF: 514K)
Chapter 17 - Noise (PDF: 305K)
Chapter 18 - Aesthetics and Visual Resources (PDF: 14.7 MB)
Chapter 19 - Public Services and Utilities (PDF: 258K)
Chapter 20 - Transportation and Traffic (PDF: 778K)
Chapter 21 - Power and Energy (PDF: 944K)
Chapter 22 - Economics and Social Effects (PDF: 230K)
Chapter 23 - Cumulative Impacts (PDF: 269K)
Chapter 24 - Growth Inducing Impacts (PDF: 160K)
Chapter 25 - Permits and Approvals (PDF: 142K)
Chapter 26 - Public Involvement, Consultation, and Coordination (PDF: 255K)
Chapter 27 - List of Preparers (PDF: 171K)
Chapter 28 - Bibliography (PDF: 261K)
Chapter 29 - Acronyms and Glossary (PDF: 280K)

Volume II Cover Page (PDF: 76K)
Appendix A - Legislation and Excerpts for FGCWC (PDF: 365K)
Appendix B - Notice of Preparation (PDF: 390K)
Appendix C - Habitat Based Bird Model (PDF: 582K)
Appendix D - Water Quality Modeling Methodology and Results (PDF: 8.4 MB)
Attachments D1 through D3 (PDF: 32.1 MB)
Appendix E - Climate and Air Quality Impact Assessment (PDF: 14.1 MB)
Appendix F - Ecologic Risk Assessment (PDF: 100.5 MB)
Attachment F1 - PEIR Risk Assessment Database (PDF: 1.3 MB)
Attachment F2 - Methodology for Estimating Selenium Concentrations (PDF: 3.5 MB)
Attachment F3 - Supporting Information for Risk Calculations (PDF: 13.8 MB)
Appendix G - HHRA of Selenium Exposure (PDF: 2.2 MB)

Volume III Cover Page (PDF: 76K)
Appendix H - Ecosystem Restoration Study (PDF: 158K)
Appendix H-1 - Habitat Components (PDF: 5.3 MB)
Appendix H-2 - Hydrology and Hydrologic Models (PDF: 7.9 MB)
Appendix H-3 - Measures to Control Playa Emissions (PDF: 3.2 MB)
Appendix H-4 - Conceptual Design for In-Sea Rock Barriers (PDF: 12.8 MB)
Appendix H-5 - Potential Rock Source (PDF: 16.7 MB)
Appendix H-6 - Description of Infrastructure Components (PDF: 3.1 MB)
Appendix H-7 - Design and Construction Considerations (PDF: 4.1 MB) (corrected)
Appendix I - Alternative-Specific Materials (PDF: 7.1 MB)

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