Drought Resources


Poll: California’s drought heavy on the mind

The Sacramento Bee

October 12, 2015

Governor Signs Groundwater Adjudication Bills into Law

ACWA eNews

October 9, 2015

Guest Commentary: The West's water rights system is working

The Denver Post

September 26, 2015

Exports suffer as Sacramento Valley rice crop takes hit in drought

The Sacramento Bee

September 26, 2015

Officials urge supporters of Sites Reservoir to speak out

Chico Enterprise-Record

September 23, 2015

Study finds Sierra snowpack at 500-year low

The Sacramento Bee

September 1, 2015

California lawmakers want special session to tackle drought

AP California News

September 11, 2015

Thirsty valley east of Lake County could become massive reservoir

The Press Democrat

June 7, 2015



GCID Updates

Groundwater Sustainability Act

Groundwater Supplemental
Supply Project


Environmental Impact Report for the
Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District
Groundwater Supplemental
Supply Project
June 2015

Update on Sacramento River Settlement Contract Status

Painter's Riffle
Anadromous Fish Habitat
Enhancement Project

Murillo letter on Painter's Riffle Project

Painter's Riffle Enhancment
Construction and Completed
Project Videos



Save Our Water
A partnership between
ACWA and the California
Department of Water Resources.

2015 Water Year

Fall Water Availability Letter to Water Users
October 1 2015

Water User Update Letter
August 25, 2015
2015 USBR Critical Year Notification


GCID Policies & Rules


Rules and Regulations

Water Management and Conservation Policy

Critical Year Allocation and Water Management Policy

Water Transfer Policy
April 2, 2015


Water Focus

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