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Paso Robles Groundwater Basin

 

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The “Paso Robles Area Subbasin” of the Salinas Valley Groundwater Basin (locally referred to as the “Paso Robles Groundwater Basin”), DWR Bulletin 118 Basin No. 3-4.06 , lies in northern San Luis Obispo County and extends into Monterey County. The subbasin is bounded by the Santa Lucia Range on the west, the La Panza Range on the South, and the Temblor and Diablo Ranges on the east. The basin overlies approximately 505,000 acres (790 square miles).

 

In 2015, the State legislature approved a new groundwater management law known as the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA). SGMA requires that high and medium priority basins comply with the new law. DWR designated the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin as a high priority basin and designated the basin to be in a "condition of critical overdraft." The map below shows those areas subject to SGMA.

 

 

Interactive Map of Paso Robles Groundwater Basin

Welcome to the SGMA Interactive Data Viewer for the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin! This is an interactive mapping system to help you to navigate around the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin by panning, zooming, or searching for a specific parcel or street address that you would like to locate. There are different map layers that can be shown and superimposed in this interactive mapping system such as boundaries of groundwater basins, cities, roads, SGMA eligible entities, and others by checking the layer names indicated on the left panel layer menu. To search and locate a specific APN or street address on the map:

 

1. Enter either the nine-digit parcel number (APN) including hyphens or the complete street address in the “Search...” bar on the upper right hand corner of the map screen and then click on the search button to locate it. The APN or street address that you just entered will appear on the left panel and a location marker will show up on the map to identify the location.

2. Click on the APN or street address name shown on the left panel layer menu will zoom in to the specified location for a close-up look

 

Click here to open the Interactive Map of Paso Robles Groundwater Basin in a new window

 

 

 

Current News, Information, and Meetings

Upcoming Meeting(s):

 

    • Public Workshop events
    •  

    • Public Workshop 1
    • 6:00 p.m.
    • Thursday, October 4, 2018
    • Kermit King Elementary
    • Shoolhouse Cir., Paso Robles, CA 93446
    • AGENDA(not yet available)
    • Disclaimer

 

    • Public Workshop 2
    • 6:00 p.m.
    • Monday, October 8, 2018
    • Creston Elementary School
    • 5105 O'Donovan Rd, Creston, CA 93432
    • AGENDA(not yet available)
    • Disclaimer

 

    • Paso Basin Cooperative Committee
    • Regular Meeting
    • 4:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    • City of Paso Robles Council Chambers
    • 1000 Spring Street, Paso Robles, CA 93446
    • AGENDA
    • Disclaimer

 

Past Meetings:

 

 

    • Paso Basin Cooperative Committee
    • Regular Meeting
    • 4:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    • City of Paso Robles Council Chambers
    • 1000 Spring Street, Paso Robles, CA 93446
    • AGENDA
    • Disclaimer
    • MINUTES

 

 

    • Paso Basin Cooperative Committee
    • Special Meeting & Public Workshop
    • 5:30 p.m.
    • Monday, May 21, 2018
    • Kermit King Elementary
    • 700 Schoolhouse Circle, Paso Robles, CA 93446
    • AGENDA
    • Disclaimer
    • Workshop Recap

 

 

 

 

 

    • County of Board Supervisors Meeting
    • Tuesday, March 6, 2018
    • AGENDA
    • *Agenda Item #7 and Agenda Item #29

       

    • Paso Basin Cooperative Committee Meeting
    • Wednesday, March 7, 2018
    • AGENDA
    • Item #6 Presentation
    • Disclaimer

 

 

 

 

 

 

More Information

For more information on the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act, please visit here.

 

 

Paso Basin GSP Request for Proposals

 

 

GSAs in Paso Basin

 

 

 

Paso Robles Groundwater Basin Documents and Reports

 

Groundwater Sustainability Plan - Initial Notification

 

Click here for Documents and Reports related to the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin

 

 

How to Get Involved?

 

GSP Chapter

Status

1

Introduction to Paso Robles Subbasin GSP

Draft out for public comment until 10/15/2018

2

Agency Information

3

Description of Plan Area

4

Hydrogeologic Conceptual Model

Revision proposed 9/21/2018, to be received by Cooperative Committee on 10/17/2018

5

Groundwater Conditions

Under Development, anticipated 10/17/2018

6

Water Budget

Under Development, anticipated 1/23/2019

7

Sustainable Management Criteria

Under Development, anticipated 1/23/2019

8

Monitoring Networks

Under Development, anticipated 1/23/2019

9

Projects and Management Actions

Under Development, anticipated 4/24/2019

10

Plan Implementation

Anticipated 4/24/2019

11

Notice and Communications

*C&E Plan

Under Development, anticipated 4/24/2019

Draft out for public comment until 10/15/2018 (*C&E Plan only)

12

Interagency Agreements

Anticipated 4/24/2019

13

Reference List

Anticipated 4/24/2019

SGMA Mailing List

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