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Historical Documents for the Carlsbad Desalination Plant

Mitigation Site Selection Analysis for Poseidon Resources Marine Life Mitigation Plan, January 2011

On March 9, 2011 the San Diego Water Board adopted R9-2011-0028, a resolution approving the site selection and preliminary mitigation restoration plan for the Otay River Floodplain.

A mitigation site selection analysis has been submitted to the San Diego Water Board by Poseidon Resources. The results of the analysis identify proposed mitigation sites. The mitigation is required as a condition of R9-2009-0038 for impacts to marine life from the Carlsbad Desalination Project.

Order No. R9-2009-0038 amending Order No. R9-2006-0065 and approving the Flow, Entrainment, and Impingement Minimization Plan for co-located operation of the Carlsbad Desalination Plant.

On May 13, 2009, the Regional Board adopted Order No. R9-2009-0038, which amends Regional Board Order No. R9-2009-0065, NPDES No. CA0109223, Waste Discharge Requirements for the Poseidon Resources Corporation, Carlsbad Desalination Project, Discharge to Pacific Ocean via the Encina Power Station Discharge Channel. Order No. R9-2009-0038, including the adopted Responsiveness Summary, amends Order No. R9-2009-0065 to conditionally approve and require implementation of and compliance with the March 27, 2009 Flow, Entrainment and Impingement Minimization Plan.

Documents Specifically for Consideration at the May 13, 2009 Board Meeting Comments Submitted for the May 13, 2009 Regional Board Meeting Documents Received Since April 5, 2009 March 9, 2009 Tentative Order No. R9-2009-0038 and Supporting Documents: Expert Statements: Flow, Entrainment, and Impingement Minimization Plan: San Diego Water Board Reports: Encina Power Station Study and Data: Public Comments: Additional Resources:

If you have questions or need additional information please contact Mr. Ben Neill, P.E. of the Source Control Regulation Unit at (619) 516-1990