USFWS: Erica Szlosek, 916-978-6159,
Reclamation: Lynnette Wirth, 916-978-5100,
The Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) will hold a public meeting on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008, to present the Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Annual Work Plans for Fiscal Year 2009. The meeting will be held:
Thursday, December 11, 2008, 1 to 5 p.m.
Radisson Hotel Sacramento
500 Leisure Lane
At the meeting, presentations will be made on the following CVPIA Annual Work Plans for Fiscal Year 2009:
- Anadromous Fish Restoration Program - Section 3406(b)(1)
- Habitat Restoration Program - Section 3406(b)(1) other
- Red Bluff Diversion Dam - Section 3406(b)(10)
- Spawning Gravel - Section 3406(b)(13)
- Comprehensive Assessment and Monitoring Program - Section 3406(b)(16)
- Refuge Water Conveyance Program - Section 3406(d)(1, 2, & 5)
- Refuge Water Supply Program - Section 3406(b)(3), (d)(2), and (g)
- Refuge Facilities Construction Program - Section 3406(d)(5)
The CVPIA Annual Work Plans for Fiscal Year 2009 will be available online after Tuesday, Dec. 9, at: http://www.usbr.gov/mp/cvpia/docs_reports/index.html. Under the heading, Draft CVPIA Annual Work Plans, please click on FY 2009.
For additional information, or to request copies of the work plans, please contact Ms. Shana Kaplan, Reclamation, Division of Resources Management, at 916-978-5190 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or Dr. Cesar Blanco, USFWS, CVPIA Implementation Division, at 916-978-6190 or e-mail email@example.com.
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More information about the Fish and Wildlife Service operations in California, Nevada, and the Klamath Basin is available at www.fws.gov/cno.