Index of Electronically Available Supporting Documents for the March 9, 2009 Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan Submitted by Poseidon Resources Corporation

Date/Type

From

To

Description

8/16/2006  Permit

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Adopted Order No. R9-2006-0065, NPDES No. CA109223

2/12/2007 Report

Poseidon Resources Corporation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan (Draft)

 

    Attachment 1 – Toxicity Testing Study Plan 

    

    Attachment 2 – Acute Toxicity Testing Study

    Results

 

    Attachment 3 – Near Shore Saline Effects

    Due to Reduced Flow Rate Scenarios During

    Stand-Alone Operations of the Carlsbad

    Desalination Project at Encina Generating 

    Station  

 

    Attachment 4 –Flow Minimization Alternatives,

    Through Screen Velocities & Long-Term West

    Basin Water Level Analysis for Assessing

    Threshold Impingement Effects of Reduced

    Intake Flows at Agua Hedionda Lagoon  

    

    Attachment 5 – Marine Biology Entrainment in

    Additional Responses to Comments of the

    Final EIR-03-05 for the Precise Development

    Plan and Desalination Plant Project

    

    Attachment 6 – Coastal Process Effects of

    Reduced Intake Flows at Agua Hedionda

    Lagoon 

2/21/2007 Public Notice

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Notice of Availability-Flow, Entrainment, and Impingement Minimization Plan, Poseidon Resources Corporation

4/9/2007 Letter

Sierra Club, San Diego Chapter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter on Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan 

4/10/2007 Letter

San Diego Coastkeeper

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter on Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan  

5/2/2007 Letter

California Coastal Commission

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter on Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan  

6/29/2007 Report

Poseidon Resources Corporation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Revised Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan

 

    Attachment 1 – Toxicity Testing Study Plan 

    

    Attachment 2 – Acute Toxicity Testing Study

    Results

 

    Attachment 3 – Near Shore Saline Effects

    Due to Reduced Flow Rate Scenarios During

    Stand-Alone Operations of the Carlsbad

    Desalination Project at Encina Generating 

    Station 

 

    Attachment 4 – Updated Impingement and

    Entrainment Assessment 

 

    Attachment 5 - Proposal for Information 

    Collection Clean Water Act 316(b), Encina

    Power Station, Cabrillo Power I LLC, NPDES

    Permit No. CA0001350, April 1, 2006

  

    Attachment 6 – Coastal Process Effects of

    Reduced Intake Flows at Agua Hedionda

    Lagoon 

 

    Attachment 7 - Long-Term West Basin Water 

    Level Analysis for Assessing Threshold 

    Impingement Effects of Reduced Intake Flows

    at Agua Hedionda Lagoon 

 

    Attachment 8 – Potential Adverse Changes in 

    Agua Hedionda Lagoon Resulting from

    Abandonment of the Lagoon Intake      

   

9/6/2007 Letter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Poseidon Resources Corporation

Review and deferral of determination of Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Plan

9/10/2007 Letter

Poseidon Resources Corporation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Response to deferral of determination of Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Plan

 

9/20/2007 Letter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Poseidon Resources Corporation

Rescission of Letter Dated 9/6/2007

2/19/2008 Letter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Poseidon Resources Corporation

Review of Flow, Entrainment, and Impingement Minimization Plan dated February 12, 2007 and revised on June 29, 2007

3/7/2008 Report

Poseidon Resources Corporation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Revised Flow, Entrainment, and Impingement Minimization Plan

 

    Attachment 1 - Cost Estimate of Subsurface   

    Intake Alternatives  

 

    Attachment 2 - Impingement Results, 

    G1 - Traveling Screens and Bar

    Racks Weekly Surveys, G2 - Heat  

    Treatment Surveys 

 

    Attachment 3 - Proposal for Information 

    Collection Clean Water Act 316(b), Encina

    Power Station, Cabrillo Power I LLC, NPDES

    Permit No. CA0001350, April 1, 2006

    

    Attachment 4 - Updated Impingement and

    Entrainment Assessment 

 

    Attachment 5 -  Summary of Fish and Target

    Shellfish Larvae collected from Entrainment  

    and Source Water Studies in the Vicinity of

    Agua Hedionda Lagoon from June 2005

    through May 2006

 

3/14/2008 Public Notice

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Agenda Notice for April 9, 2008 San Diego Regional Board Meeting 

3/14/2008 Letter

San Diego Desal Partners

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/19/2008 Letter

San Diego Coastkeeper and Surfrider Foundation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Request for Full Public Hearing on Poseidon's Revised Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Plan 

3/20/2008 Letter

California Coastal Commission

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/26/2008 Letter

Industrial Environmental Association

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/26/2008 Letter

City of Carlsbad, Office of the City Council

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/26/2008 Letter

Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/26/2008 Letter

San Diego North Economic Development Council

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/26/2008 Letter

Andrew Davis, Carlsbad Aquafarm

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/27/2008 Letter

Sweetwater Authority

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/27/2008 Letter

Christine Kehoe, Senate, 39th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/27/2008 Letter

San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039

3/27/2008 Letter

San Dieguito River Valley Regional Open Space Park

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/27/2008 Letter

California Coastal Coalition

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/27/2008 Letter

San Diego County Building & Construction Trades Council

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/27/2008 Letter

Robert Simmons, Attorney-at-Law

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/27/2008 Letter

Rainbow Municipal Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/28/2008 Letter

Vallecitos Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/28/2008 Letter

City of Oceanside

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/28/2008 Letter

San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/28/2008 Letter

Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/28/2008 Letter

Shapery Enterprises

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

3/31/2008 Letter

Santa Fe Irrigation District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/31/2008 Letter

Farm Bureau, San Diego County

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

3/31/2008 Letter

Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/31/2008 Letter

Sierra Club, San Diego Chapter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/31/2008 Letter

Denise Moreno Ducheny, State Senator, 40th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

3/31/2008 Letter

Valley Center Municipal Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

4/1/2008 Letter

Bill Horn, Supervisor 5th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

4/1/2008 Letter

Mary Salas, 78th Assembly District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

4/2/2008 Letter

Coast Law Group

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

4/2/2008 Letter

San Diego Coastkeeper and Surfrider Foundation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039   

4/2/2008 Letter

San Diego County Water Authority

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

4/2/2008 Letter

Poseidon Resources Corporation  

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Response to California Coastal Commission request for postponement 

4/2/2008 Letter

Poseidon Resources Corporation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Response to San Diego Coastkeeper and Surfrider Foundation request for postponement 

4/2/2008 Letter

Metropolitan Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039  

4/2/2008 Letter

City of Coronado

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039

4/2/2008 Letter

Assemblymember Martin Garrick, Assembly, California Legislature, 74th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

4/4/2008

Chiara Clemente,

Deborah Woodward,

Michael Porter, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

John H. Robertus, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Review of Carlsbad Seawater Desalination Plant Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan, Poseidon Resources Corporation, dated March 6, 2008

 

4/7/2008 Letter

California State Lands Commission

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039

4/9/2008 Report

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Executive Officer Summary Report and Supporting Documentation (See Item No. 7) 

4/9/2008 Report

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Supplemental Executive Officers Report and Supporting Documentation

(See Item No. 7)

4/9/2008 Presentation

Poseidon Resources Corporation

 

Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan PowerPoint Presentation

4/9/2008 Errata

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Errata Sheet for tentative Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

4/9/2008 Transcript

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Partial Transcript prepared by Lori Costa, Executive Assistant   

4/9/2008 Transcript

Kennedy Court Reporters, Inc.

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Partial Transcript of Proceedings

4/17/2008 Letter and Resolution

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Poseidon Resources Corporation

Final Resolution No. R9-2008-0039

 

4/17/2008 Email

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Peter MacLaggan, Poseidon Resources

Request for clarification of certain aspects of Poseidon's Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan dated March 6, 2008

4/17/2008 Email

Peter MacLaggan, Poseidon Resources

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Acknowledgement of 4/17/2008 email from Chiara Clemente

4/17/2008 Email

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Peter MacLaggan, Poseidon Resources

Response to Peter MacLaggan's 4/17/2009 email

4/29/2008 Email

Peter MacLaggan, Poseidon Resources

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Status of response to 4/17/2008 email from Chiara Clemente 

4/30/2008 Email

Peter MacLaggan, Poseidon Resources

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Response to request for clarification of certain aspects of Poseidon's Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan dated March 6, 2008 

5/6/2008 Email

Sara Townsend, California Coastal Commission

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Transmits a copy of a Power Point presentation by the Coastal Commission's contractor.

 

8/6/2008 Report

California Coastal Commission

 

Final Adopted Findings (Items W4a).  Addendum to E-06-013 - Poseidon Resources (Channelside), LLC – Carlsbad Desalination Facility 

11/14/2008 Plan

Poseidon Resources

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Submittal of Marine Life Mitigation Plan in response to Regional Board Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

11/21/2008 Report

California Coastal Commission

 

California Coastal Commission Recommended Revised Condition Compliance Findings (Item W16a). Condition Compliance for CDP No. E-06-013 – Poseidon Resources (Channelside), LLC; Special Condition 8: Submittal of a Marine Life Mitigation Plan (Approved by Coastal Commission 12/10/08)

12/2/2008 Letter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Poseidon Resources

Review of Proposed Poseidon Resources Marine Life Mitigation Plan

 

12/9/2008 Letter

Poseidon Resources

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Letter in response to Regional Board 12/2/2008 review of Proposed Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/2/2009 Public Notice

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Corrected Notice of Public Hearing California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region re: February 11, 2009 Hearing

1/16/2009 Letter

San Diego Coastkeeper

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Letter regarding Regional Board's Closed Session of Ongoing Litigation, Surfrider Foundation v. San Diego Regional Board

1/16/2009 Email

Tom Luster, California Coastal Commission

Brian Kelley, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Transmits a copy of the Coastal Commission's adopted findings for the Carlsbad Desalination Project and a link to the Commission's approval of the Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/19/2009 Letter

Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/19/2009 Letter

Industrial Environmental Association

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/19/2009 Letter

Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/19/2009 Letter

City of Carlsbad, Office of the Mayor

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/19/2009 Letter

San Diego County Building & Construction Trades Council, AFL-CIO

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Latham & Watkins, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Sweetwater Authority

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

San Diego County Taxpayers Association

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Santa Fe Irrigation District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Olivenhain Municipal Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Councilmember Benjamin Hueso, San Diego City Council President 

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Assemblymember Martin Garrick, Assembly, California Legislature, 74th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Senator Christine Kehoe, California State Senate, 39th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Don Christiansen, Carlsbad Resident

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Vallecitos Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

San Diego North Economic Development Council

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/21/2009 Letter

Farm Bureau, San Diego County

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/22/2009 Letter

Senator Mark Wyland, California State Senate, 38th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/22/2009 Letter

Robert Simmons, Counselor-at-Law

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/23/2009 Letter

San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/23/2009 Letter

Valley Center Water District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/23/2009 Letter

Council Member Julianne Nygaard, Retired, City of Carlsbad

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/23/2009 Email

Catherine Hagan, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Christopher Garrett, Latham & Watkins, LLP

Acknowledgement of and initial response to Latham & Watkins January 21 comment letter regarding the Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/26/2009 Letter

San Diego County Water Authority

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/26/2009 Letter

Poseidon Resources

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Request that the audio tape and partial minutes of the November 12, 2008 Regional Board Meeting be admitted to the record 

1/26/2009 Letter

Latham & Watkins, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Statement of Procedural Objections and Request for Alternate Procedures at February 11, 2009 Board Meeting

1/26/2009 Report

David Mayer, Ph.D., Tenera Environmental

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Expert Opinion on Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan 

1/26/2009 Report

Chris Nordby, Nordby Biological Consulting

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Expert Opinion on Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan 

1/26/2009 Report

Scott A. Jenkins, Ph.D, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Expert Opinion on Poseidon's Impingement and Entrainment Assessment 

1/26/2009 Letter and Appendices

Latham & Watkins, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter with appendices regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

 

Volume 1

November 14, 2009 Poseidon Resources Marine Life Mitigation Plan

 

PowerPoint Presentation Prepared by Dr. Raimondi: Review of Carlsbad Seawater Desalinization Project (CDP)

      

Clean Water Act Section 316(b) Impingement Mortality and Entrainment Characterization Study. Cabrillo Power 1 LLC, Encina Power Station. January 2008. Tenera Environmental.

 

February 19, 2008 Regional Board Comment Letter on 2/12/07 Revised Plan 

     

March 6, 2008 Revised Flow, Entrainment. and Impingement Minimization Plan

     

March 7, 2008 Poseidon Response to         February 19, 2008 Regional Board Comments

       

March 7, 2008 Email from Eric Becker to Tom Luster;wpaznokas@dfg.ca.gov;       Sharon_Taylor@fws.gov; Peter MacLaggan: bruce@sdcoastkeeper.org:    gabe@sdcoastkeeper.org; Judy         Brown;rwilson@surfrider.org, copied to

John Odermatt; Mike McCann.

       

April 2, 2008 Email from S. Townsend to various people, including E Becker.

       

April 4, 2008 RWQCB Technical Report, Review of Carlsbad Seawater Desalination Plant Flow,  Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan

     

April 9, 2008 Reporters Transcript of Proceedings. California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region, Partial Transcript of Proceedings, Public Hearing

 

Volume 2

April 10, 2008 Email from P. MacLaggan to J Robertus. Subject: Re: Update on Attendees for May 1-2 Meetings

     

April 10, 2008 Email from P. MacLaggan to J. Robertus. Subject: May 1 Desal Mitigation

Meeting.

     

April 17, 2008 Email from C. Clemente to P. MacLaggan. Subject: Poseidon's CDP Plan - questions regarding IM&E Assessments

       

April 22, 2008 Email from J. Steinbeck to P. Raimondi 

     

April 24, 2008 Email from J. Steinbeck to D Mayer 

       

April 30, 2008 Email from P. MacLaggan to C Clemente. copied to Brian Kelley; David Barker: Deborah Woodward; Mike McCann. Subject: Re:

Poseidon's CDP Plan - questions regarding IM&E assessments

     

July 8, 2008 Email from S. Townsend to various people, including J. Robertus Subject: Poseidon' Marine Life Mitigation Plan

       

August 5, 2008 Email from G Newton to J. Brown Subject: Fwd: RE:Coordination re: Poseidon?

       

August 6, 2008 California Coastal Commission Final Adopted Findings (Item W4a). Application File No. E-06- 013 Permittee Poseidon Resources        (Channelside) LLC / Cabrillo Power II LLC

       

August 6, 2008 Reporter's Transcript of       Proceedings. California Coastal Commission Meeting. Agenda Items Nos. 4.a., 5.a., 5.b.. Vol. 2 of 2. pgs 163-347.

       

August 22, 2008 State Lands Commission Final Lease Amendment No. PRC 8727.1 

     

November 21, 2008 California Coastal        Commission Recommended Revised Condition Compliance Findings (Item - W16a). Condition Compliance for CDP No E-06-013 - Poseidon Resources (Channelside). LLC; Special        Condition 8: Submittal of a Marine Life          Mitigation Plan 

       

December 2, 2008 Letter from RWQCB to Poseidon re: Review of Proposed Poseidon Resources Carlsbad Desalination Plant Marine Life         Mitigation Plan, Resolution No. R9-2008-0039 

     

April 2007 Updated 2005 Urban Water        Management Plan. San Diego County Water Authority. 

     

December 18, 2001 National Pollutant         Discharge Elimination System: Regulations Addressing Cooling Water Intake Structures for New Facilities, Final Rule. 66 Fed. Reg 65256  

        

July 9, 2004 National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System - Final Regulations to Establish Requirements for Cooling Water Intake Structures at Phase II Existing Facilities, Final Rule. 69 Fed. Reg. 41576 

       

July 9, 2007 National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System - Suspension of Regulations

Establishing Requirements for Cooling Water Intake Structures at Phase II Existing Facilities. 72 Fed. Reg. 37107

      

40C.FR 125.84

       

40C.FR 125.94 

 

1/26/2009 Letter and Enclosures

Latham & Watkins, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Cover letter )with the following enclosures:

 

Declaration of Peter MacLaggan  

   

 

Declaration of Jessica H. Jones

    

 

January 26, 2009 Letter from Peter

MacLaggan to members of the Regional Board

1/26/2009 Letter

Poseidon Resources 

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

 

1/27/2009 Letter

Latham & Watkins, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Letter for the removal of documents erroneously attached to Exhibit 16 of Peter MacLaggan's statement contained in Latham & Watkins 1/26/2009 submittal

 

1/29/2009 Letter

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Latham & Watkins, LLP

Response to Latham & Watkins 1/21/2009 and 1/26/2009 letters regarding procedural issues raised concerning the February 11, 2009 Regional Board Agenda Notice

1/29/2009 Email

Catherine Hagan, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Amanda Halter and Christopher Garrett with Latham & Watkins, LLP, Gabriel Solmer, and Marco Gonzales with Coast Law Group

Transmits a copy of the Executive Officer's Summary Report for the Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

1/30/2009 Letter

California Environmental Protection Agency 

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/2/2009 Letter

California Department of Food & Agriculture 

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/2/2009 Letter

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, State of California

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/2/2009 Letter

California Natural Resources Agency 

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/2/2009 Letter

California Department of Fish and Game

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/2/2009 Letter and Enclosure

Latham & Watkins, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Response to Staff Claim That Coastal Commission's Approved Inter-Agency MLMP Fails To Contain A Specific Mitigation Proposal

2/2/2009 Letter and Enclosures

Poseidon Resources

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Letter transmitting 3 Volumes for the Regional Board's consideration on Item No. 6 at their February 11, 2009 meeting

  

Volume 1

Poseidon Summary Chart and Detailed 

Response to Executive Officer Summary Report Released January 29, 2009

 

Poseidon Request for Regional Board Action Re: Conduct of Hearing for Item No. 6

 

Poseidon Proposed Resolution For Adoption By Regional Board On February 11th Approving Submitted Marine Life Mitigation Plan, Finding

Compliance With Resolution No. R9-2008-0039, and Compliance With Resolution R9-2006-0065, and Making Appropriate Findings

 

Volume 2

Poseidon’s Response to Staff’s

“Overarching Concern” Re: The Inclusion of a “Specific Mitigation Alternative” in the Marine Life 

Mitigation Plan

 

Supplemental Statement and Evidence Presented by Chris Nordby Re: Impingement Issues

 

Summary Charts of Staff Issues and Poseidon Responses to Regional Board Staff Review Letters and Technical Report of February 19, 2008 and April 4, 2008

 

Offer of Proof Regarding Testimony and Evidence From Poseidon

 

Coastal Commission Recommended Revised Condition Compliance Findings for CDP No. E-06-013 - Poseidon Resources (Channelside), LLC; Special Condition 8: Submittal of a Marine Life Mitigation Plan, adopted December 10, 2008

 

Volume 3

Annotated Index of Authority and Technical Studies and Scientific Studies Supporting Board Decision

 

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System: Regulations Addressing Cooling Water Intake Structures for New Facilities, 66 Fed. Reg. 65256, 65274 (December 18, 2001) (to be codified at  

40 C.F.R. pts. 9,122, 123, 124, 125) (2009)

          

EPA Requirements Applicable to Cooling

Water Intake Structures for New  

Facilities Under Section 316(B) of the  

Act, 40 C.F.R. §§ 125.84(b)(2), 125.84(c)(1) (2009)

          

EPA Requirements Applicable to Cooling Water Intake Structures for New Facilities Under Section 316(B) of the Act, 40 C.F.R.§§ 125.94(a)(1)(ii) (2009)

 

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(EPRI,TR-112013) (1999)

 

Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.,Evaluation of Biocriteria as a Concept Approach, and Tool for Assessing  Impacts of Impingement and Entrainment Under § 316(b) of the Clean Water Act  (EPRI, TR-114007) (2000)

 

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Hany Elwany et al, Agua Hedionda Lagoon Hydrodynamic Studies (Tenera Environmental Technical Report, CE No.05-10) (2005)

 

Scott A. Jenkins & Joseph Wasyl,  

Coastal Processes Effects of Reduced    

Flows at Agua Hedionda Lagoon (Study         

submittedto Tenera Environmental and   

PoseidonResources) (2006)

 

Tetra Tech, Inc., Agua Hedionda

Watershed Water Quality Analysis and

Recommendations Report (Report

submitted to City of Vista) (2007)

 

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Curriculum Vitae of David L. Mayer, PhD. - President / Principal Scientist – Tenera

Environmental Inc.  

2/3/2009 Letter

Assemblymember Mary Salas, Assembly, California Legislature, 79th District

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/5/2009 Letter

Sierra Club

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/6/2009 Letter

Mayor Jerry Sanders, City of San Diego

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/9/2009 Email

Carlsbad Desalination Project

Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comments regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/9/2009 Email

Ed Kimura, Sierra Club

Mike Porter, Michelle Mata, and Chiara Clemente, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comments regarding Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/9/2009 Email

Tom Luster, California Coastal Commission

Brian Kelley, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Information for the Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/10/2009 Letter

Coast Law Group, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Environmental Groups' response to Poseidon's comments regarding the Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider the Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/11/2009 EOSR

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Executive Officer Summary Report for Item 6 of the Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan (See Item 6) 

2/11/2009 Revised EOSR

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Revised Executive Officer Summary Report for Item 6 of the Regional Board's February 11, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan (See Item 6)

2/11/2009 Presentation

Peter MacLaggan, Poseidon Resources

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Power Point presentation for Item 6 at the Regional Board's 2/11/2009 meeting

2/11/2009 Presentation

Marco Gonzalez, Coast Law Group, LLP

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Power Point presentation for Item 6 at the Regional Board's 2/11/2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

2/25/2009

Letter

Assembly California Legislature

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Comment Letter regarding Regional Board's April 8, 2009 meeting to consider Poseidon's Marine Life Mitigation Plan

3/2/2009   Email

Catherine Hagan, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Chiara Clemente, Brian Kelley, Deborah Woodward and Michelle Mata,  San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Documents related to other agencies requirements regarding the Carlsbad Desalination Project:  

   

Planning Commission Resolution No. 6090  

    

Planning Commission Resolution No. 6091 

    

Exhibit "EIR-B", City of Carlsbad  

      

Planning Commission Resolution No. 6088         

    

State Lands Commission Amendment of Lease PRC 8727

    

California Coastal Commission Recommended Revised Condition Compliance Findings (Item W16a). Condition Compliance for CDP No. E-06-013 – Poseidon Resources (Channelside), LLC; Special Condition 8: Submittal of a Marine Life Mitigation Plan (Approved by Coastal Commission 12/10/08)

 

3/9/2009 Public Notice

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Notice of Public Hearing California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region re: April 8, 2009 Hearing

3/9/2009   Email

Amanda Halter with Latham & Watkins, LLP

Catherine Hagan, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Minimization Plan and Attachments

 

Attachment 1- EPS's 2008 Daily Flow Data       

    

Attachment 2 - Cost Estimate of Subsurface Intake Alternatives    

            

Attachment 3 - Impingement Results, G1 - Traveling Screens and Bar Racks Weekly Surveys, G2 - Heat

Treatment Surveys  

                   

Attachment 4 - Proposal for Information Collection Clean Water Act 316(b), Encina Power Station,

Cabrillo Power I LLC, NPDES Permit No. CA0001350, April 1, 2006

                                          

 Attachment 5 – Estimation of the Potential for Impingement Should the CDP Operate in Stand-Alone Mode

      

Attachment 6 - Carlsbad Desalination Facility, Encina Power Station Summary of Fish and Target Shellfish Larvae collected from Entrainment and Source Water Studies in the Vicinity of Agua Hedionda Lagoon from June 2005 through May 2006

      

Attachment 7 – Mitigation Computation Based on Impingement Assessment - Chris Nordby    

    

Attachment 8 – Numbers and Biomass of Species Collected During 2004/2005 Sampling Period      

3/9/2009

San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

 

Tentative Order No. R9-2009-0038