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.

Final Report

Final Report

Aquifer Performance Test Report

Appendix A-1: Existing Aquifer Test Studies

Appendix A-2: GCID Test Production Well Installation and Aquifer Testing

Appendix B-F

B - AQTESOLV (tm) Analysis, DWR 1996 Aquifer Test

C - DWR Geologic Well Logs - Esquon Aquifer Test

D - Chain-of-Custody Forms and Analytical Laboratory Reports

E - Detail Aquifer Test Analysis LTA Project

F - AQTESOLV (tm) Diagnostic Statistical Reports

Recharge Report

Field Investigation Reports

Field Investigation Report October 11, 2012

Appendices A through E

Appendix F-1

Appendix F-2

Appendices G through K

Data Dictionary



Aquifer Performance Test Summary

Evaluation of Recharge Mechanisms

Future Data Needs and Road Map to Additional Studies

Aquifer Test - Esquon Ranch

Aquifer Test Analysis - Hackett Property

Aquifer Test Analysis - M & T Ranch



 Contact Water

Water & Resource Conservation
Phone:    530.552.3595
Fax:          530.538.3807

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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


Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 2:00pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Dr.
Oroville, CA

Groundwater Pumpers Advisory Committee
Monday, November 5, 2018, 8:30am
Chico State Farm
311 Nicholas C. Shouten Ln., Room A009
Chico, CA

Water Commission Meeting
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 1:30pm
Board Chambers
25 County Center Dr.
Oroville, CA