Groundwater Management Policy Principles

  • Mar 1, 2009
  • Policy Documents

In March 2009, ACWA released its “Policy Principles on “Groundwater Management,” calling for transparent and accountable statewide groundwater management.

The 12 policy principles call for responsible local management of groundwater resources, significant federal, state, regional, local and private investments in infrastructure and facilities, and improved groundwater management data, among other issues.

Suggested Resources

Comment letter: ACWA Comments on Draft Water Resilience Portfolio

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Groundwater Replenishment Framework

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Comment on Sustainable Management Criteria Draft Best Management Practices

Submitted to the California Department of Water Resources on Jan. 8, 2018.