Butte County: Comment taken on groundwater management area boundaries

From the Chico Enterprise-Record:

“Comment is being taken on proposed boundary changes related to the managing of groundwater beneath Butte County.

The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act requires development of plans to manage groundwater beneath California to avoid undesirable results like land sinking or wells going dry.  The plans are required for defined subbasins of the larger aquifers underground.

The Butte County Department of Water and Resource Conservation has applied to change the subbasin boundaries locally in response to requests by involved agencies, and that’s what the public is being invited to comment upon. …. “

Read more from the Chico Enterprise-Record here:  Comment taken on groundwater management area boundaries