Water & Resource Conservation

Butte County's Department of Water and Resource Conservation was formed on July 1, 1999 following many years implementing programs to protect the Butte County water resources.

Our Mission: To manage and conserve water and other resources for the citizens of Butte County.

Groundwater Levels

For detailed information on monitoring results, view the seasonal data summary maps and spreadsheets linked below.  Also, the Water Data Library has a useful map tool that allows you to navigate to wells with groundwater level data in your neighborhood.

2015 Seasonal Summary

 Season Data Map
Spring Spreadsheet Map
Summer Spreadsheet Map
 Fall Spreadsheet Map



 Contact Water

Water & Resource Conservation
Phone:    530.538.4343
Fax:          530.538.3807

View full list of staff

 Location and Hours

Water & Resource Conservation
308 Nelson Avenue
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm

Excludes Holidays


Water Advisory/Technical Advisory Committee
Thursday, November 12, 2015, 2:00pm
Feather River Tribal Health
2145 5th Ave., Oroville, CA

Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 1:30pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Drive, Oroville, CA

Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 1:30pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Drive, Oroville, CA