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.

Four County Group Regional Acceptance Process

Cover Letter

Four County RAP

Appendix 1: IRWMP Planning Map

Appendix 2:   Four County MOU, Addendum 1, Addendum 2 and 3

Appendix 3: IRWMP Timeline

Appendix 4: Regional Map

Appendix 5: Four County Drinking Water Quality Strategy Document

Appendix 6: BMOIC Functional Diagram

Appendix 7: Groundwater Management Plans

Appendix 8: Proposed Participants

Appendix 9: Four County Assessment

Appendix 10: Water Awareness Workshop Flyer

Appendix 11: Aquifer Formation Map

Appendix 12: Tributary Water Bodies Map

Appendix 13: District Maps:  Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Sutter, Tehama

Appendix 14: Butte IWRP



 Contact Water

Water & Resource Conservation
Phone:    530.552.3595
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


Groundwater Pumpers Advisory Committee Meeting
Monday, May 21, 2018, 8:30am
Chico State Farm
311 Nicholas C. Shouten Ln., Room A009
Chico, CA

Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 1:30pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA

Water Commission Meeting-CANCELLED
Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 1:30pm 
Board Chambers
25 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA