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Department of Water Resources (DWR): California Water Briefing

Department of Water Resources (DWR): California Water Briefing

By Sheryl Hamlin On August 27, 2015, DWR hosted a webinar briefing covering three hydrologic regions: Sacramento River, San Francisco Bay and South Coast Regions. Ventura county is located in the South Coast Hydrologic Region, as shown on the map below.  The summary report may be downloaded here. California’ water management made an important announcement […]

CA gas tax showdown looms

CA gas tax showdown looms

Brown vows tighter groundwater regulations

Brown vows tighter groundwater regulations

Groundwater Sustainability Plan Draft Regulations Batch 1 Issues Webcast Recording Available

Groundwater Sustainability Plan Draft Regulations Batch 1 Issues Webcast Recording Available

On July 20, 2015, DWR’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Program hosted an information meeting and webcast focusing on Batch 1 issues related to Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) Draft Regulations: (1) Measurable Objectives and Interim Milestones, (2) Pre-SGMA Conditions and Undesirable Results, and (3) Land Use and County Involvement. Below are links to the July 20 webcast and presentation […]

Developing a Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) – Part Three SGMA

Developing a Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) – Part Three SGMA

By Sheryl Hamlin This is part three of a multi-part report on California’s plan to achieve Sustainable Groundwater Management. Part One covers recent history and the legislation implementation timeline. Part Two covers the Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations. Part Three covers three of the ten issue topics for Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) regulation development. Much […]

Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations – Part Two SGMA

Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations – Part Two SGMA

By Sheryl Hamlin In Part One of this series on the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), the history of California’s landmark 2014 legislation was discussed as well as the near-term milestones in the implementation of the legislation. In Part Two, the draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations will be discussed. Every word carries significance in governmental […]

California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management – Part One

California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management – Part One

By Sheryl Hamlin This is a multi-part report on California’s plan to achieve Sustainable Groundwater Management. Part One covers recent history and the legislation implementation timeline. Part Two covers the Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations. Part Three covers three of the ten issue topics for Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) regulation development. Much of this material […]

California Department of Water Resources: Important Webinar

California Department of Water Resources: Important Webinar

Camarillo City Council Certifies Desalination Treatment Facility EIR

Camarillo City Council Certifies Desalination Treatment Facility EIR

By Logan McFadden At the June 10, 2015, meeting the Camarillo City Council voted unanimously to certify the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) for the North Pleasant Valley Groundwater Treatment Facility. Concurrently, the Mitigated Monitoring Plan was approved. Before the current drought, Camarillo’s water was sourced 45% from groundwater and 55% from imported water. These […]

The 2014 Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA)

The 2014 Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA)

By Sheryl Hamlin Hosted by the Board of the United Water Conservation District and held in the library of Fillmore, ailment California, order the three hour workshop summarized the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), doctor which was signed into law by Governor Brown in September of 2014.  Pronounced “sigma”, the SGMA will change water management […]

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