Sacramento Valley – Red Bluff
- Basin Name
- Sacramento Valley – Red Bluff
- Basin Number
- SGMA Basin Priority
- Critically Overdrafted
- Subject to SGMA
- DWR Region & POC
Northern Region Office
- Number of Wells
- Hydrologic Region Name
- Sacramento River Hydrologic Region
Located in California’s Sacramento River hydrologic region, the Sacramento Valley – Red Bluff is 271,794 acres in size. This Medium priority basin is home to an estimated 26,709 people (2010 value), which have been at a rate of 17.66. Sacramento Valley – Red Bluff is a(n) basin with approximately 5110 wells, of which approximately 55 are water supply wells. Groundwater accounts for approximately 73.00 percent of the basin’s water supply.
2014: CASGEM basin prioritization – medium. Comment: Some BW quality impairments as per B-188, declining GW levels in west-side subdivision, and very high number of domestic BW use wells.
2018: Prioritization – medium. Comment: 1) CASGEM/WDL/GWIDS: Longterm hydrographs show groundwater level decline.