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Orange County Water District
Responding to COVID-19
Current meeting agenda
Regular meetings of the Board of Directors are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in OCWD's boardroom. View current and past meeting agendas and minutes.
Making the most of what we have
OCWD takes the limited water supply found in nature and supplements it to provide water for more than 2.5 million people in Orange County, California. Learn more about What We Do.
OC GROUNDWATER BASIN (through end of April 2020)
OCWD is one of the few groundwater management agencies able to track the groundwater basin’s “water budget” on a monthly basis. This information allows the District to make more informed management decisions about future water supplies and pumping.
Groundwater storage level
87% full *283,902 ac-ft
Compared to same time last year: +10.6%
263,173 ac-ft Water year to date
Compared to same time last year: -7.9%
229,752 ac-ft Water year to date
Compared to same time last year: -8.9%
Groundwater Replenishment System – new water you can count on
, 316,806,488,800 gallons produced