Municipal water supply for San Diego, Cal. by United States. Congress. House

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  • San Diego (Calif.)

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Other titlesWater-supply of San Diego, California
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Lands
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
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Open LibraryOL16129638M

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"The District also supplies water on a wholesale basis to the Cities of Hemet, San Jacinto and Perris, Lake Hemet Municipal Water District, Nuevo Water Company, Elsinore Valley Municipal Water.Groundwater supplies approximately 40 percent of California's total water supply in average water years, and in some regions of the state, up to 60 percent in dry years.

To protect this invaluable resource, we must ensure that wells are properly constructed and destroyed at the end of their useful lives, so they do not serve as a pathway for.source of water for the state of California, providing snowmelt for the many lakes and rivers that drain into the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers.

These rivers, in turn, supply water to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, a water source that serves roughly 25 million Californians via the State Water Project.

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