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.

Water Advisory Committee

Members

WAC Candidate BMO Sub-Unit Expiration Date
Catherine Cottle Angel Slough 12/31/2014
Eugene Massa Biggs-West Gridley 12/31/2016
Mark Orme Butte 12/31/2016
Vacant Butte Sink 12/31/2016
Gary Cole Cherokee 12/31/2014
Tom Venus Chico Urban Area 12/31/2016
Fred Montgomery Durham-Dayton 12/31/2016
Rick Ponciano Esquon 12/31/2014
Nichole Hughes (Vaccaro) Llano Seco 12/31/2016
Lee Heringer M & T 12/31/2016
Toni Ruggle North Yuba 12/31/2016
Vacant Pentz 12/31/2014
Gene Harris Richvale 12/31/2016
Mike Edwards Thermalito 12/31/2014
J. Baxter Knight Vina 12/31/2014
Anjanette Shadley Martin Western Canal 12/31/2014
Larry Lloyd Foothill/Mountain-at-large 12/31/2014
James "Bo" Sheppard Municipal at-large-Biggs 12/31/2014
Tami Ritter Municipal at-large-Chico 12/31/2016
Vacant Municipal at-large-Gridley 12/31/2016
Dave Pittman Municipal at-large-Oroville 12/31/2016
Jody Jones Municipal at-large-Paradise 12/31/2016
John Scott Watershed at-large-Cherokee 12/31/2016
Sharon Wallace Watershed at-large-Big Chico Creek 12/31/2014
Vacant Watershed at-large-Little Chico Creek 12/31/2016
Chuck Kutz Watershed at-large-Butte Creek 12/31/2014
Vacant Environmental at-large 12/31/2014
Samantha Lewis Agriculture at-large 12/31/2014

Water Advisory Committee By-Laws (Amended August 23, 2011)
Important Dates 2014

Meetings

May 1, 2014 Joint WAC/TAC meeting       PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE
May 2, 2013 Joint WAC/TAC agenda        PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE
November 29, 2012 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
November 17, 2011 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
September 22, 2011 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
April 28, 2011 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
January 27, 2011 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
November 18, 2010 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
September 23, 2010 WAC agenda
April 22, 2010 Joint WAC/TAC agenda   PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE
January 28, 2010 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
November 9, 2009 WAC Agenda
September 24, 2009 Joint WAC/TAC agenda
April 23, 2009 WAC agenda
February 19, 2009 WAC agenda

Minutes

January 28, 2010 WAC minutes
November 9, 2009 WAC minutes
September 24, 2009 WAC minutes
April 23, 2009 WAC minutes
February 19, 2009 WAC minutes

Drought Information

Water Conditions

Well Owners

 Contact Water

Water & Resource Conservation
Phone:    530.538.4343
Fax:          530.538.3807
BCWater@ButteCounty.net

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 Location and Hours

Water & Resource Conservation
308 Nelson Avenue
Oroville, CA 95965

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

Excludes Holidays

 Calendar
  Newsletter

Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 1:30pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Drive, Oroville, CA

Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 1:30pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Drive, Oroville, CA