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First-of-its-kind water market launches $1.9M grant to expand pilot aiding users, conservation

First-of-its-kind water market launches $1.9M grant to expand pilot aiding users, conservation

  California’s first formal, centralized market for individual landowners to buy and sell groundwater has been launched on the Oxnard Plain, and the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded a $1.9 million grant to expand the pilot project later this year. California Lutheran University faculty members Matthew Fienup, executive director of the university’s Center […]

Oxnard Planning Commissioner wants super agency to control water costs and use

Oxnard Planning Commissioner wants super agency to control water costs and use

By Steve Nash I am no water engineer or expert. I approach this problem as a layman concerned with what our water future holds. So I propose a simple proposition for the cities and farmers of the Oxnard plain; there should be a single water super-agency guiding the process of developing new water sources, protecting […]