Serving over 20 municipal users along with Edwards Airforce Base, Plant 42, and U.S. Borax, AVEK's more than 2400 square mile territory includes portions of Los Angeles, Kern, and Ventura County.
AVEK's Operations Center is located at their Palmdale headquarters, adjacent to their Quartz Hill Water Treatment Plant..Administration and a state-of-the-art Laboratory are housed in a LEED Gold certified building.
The Antelope Valley adjudication was finalized in December 2015. After a long and complicated process, the parties have laid the groundwork for implementation of the Judgment.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Local agencies representing 19 of the state’s most stressed groundwater basins are required to submit plans to the state by midnight tonight on how they will manage their basins to achieve sustainability by 2040. Several plans were submitted early and were posted online today, starting a public comment period which closes on April 15, 2020. The remaining plans will be posted online in the coming weeks for a 75-day public comment period.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Department of Water Resources (DWR) today conducted the second manual snow survey of 2020 at Phillips Station. The manual survey recorded 40.5 inches of snow depth and a snow water equivalent (SWE) of 14.5 inches, which is 79 percent of average for this location. The SWE measures the amount of water contained in the snowpack, which provides a more accurate forecast of spring runoff.
The California Department of Water Resources says it will start environmental review of the Delta Conveyance Project, a single-tunnel, dual-water conveyance plan that aims to modernize infrastructure and restore and protect water supply in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.