Water Is A Human Right

Water Is A Human Right

water is a human right

Our local groundwater basin is critically overdrafted.

Groundwater planning is important to:

  • the quality of our drinking water;
  • adequate local water supplies;
  • local property values;
  • the agricultural economy;
  • rural disadvantaged communities;
  • and the health of local ecosystems.

State-mandated Groundwater Sustainability Plans are currently being drafted, and there will be a public participation and comment period starting this summer before a coordinated plan for our area is submitted to the State by January 31, 2020.

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