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2018 SGMA Basin Prioritization Dashboard

The 2018 SGMA Basin Prioritization Dashboard application displays results from the 2018 SGMA Basin Prioritization. The application facilitates review of basin prioritization data and rankings, visualization of basin prioritization rankings by each prioritization component, tabular download of basin prioritization results, and the submittal or review of public comments.

The documentation contained herein is extracted from the 2018 Basin Prioritization Process and Results document and includes the process followed by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to update California’s groundwater basin prioritization in accordance with the requirements of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) and related law (Water Code sections 10722.4 and 10933).

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Public Comments

The public comment period opened May 16, 2018 and will close after 60 days on July 16, 2018. Public comments on the draft prioritization results can be submitted using this application (located on right sidepanel) or the online form. Statewide data consistent with the 2018 SGMA Basin Prioritization Process may be provided in support of comments.


For more information on the 2018 SGMA Basin Prioritization please contact