"To plan, develop, and manage the conjunctive use of the District's surface and groundwater resources to provide a safe and reliable water supply at a reasonable cost, and to sustain the socioeconomic and environmental well-being of Yolo County."
YCFCWCD Board of Directors Meeting Agendas
The District's Board of Directors meet on the first Tuesday of every month. The most recent agenda may be viewed by clicking the link here.
2024 Water Applications
Water applications to receive irrigation water from the District are due March 15th.
The District is pleased to have a sufficient water supply to provide for an unallocated season, as outlined in a letter to water users, which can be accessed here. Potential water customers should contact the District office in order to establish an account. Generic (not pre-populated) water applications may also be accessed here.
Rainfall Forecasts for Clear Lake
The California Nevada River Forecast Center
is one of the District's staff favorite resources to get a quick snapshot of rainfall predictions for Clear Lake at Lakeport. The forecast can be accessed here.
Fall Groundwater Levels
The District measured the depth to water for 135 wells throughout the District's groundwater monitoring network as part of our efforts to survey the health of the aquifer that many farms and communities rely upon. A graph has been compiled to illustrate the average depth to groundwater that can be accessed here.
Indian Valley Campground Closed
Water Conditions: Current Lake Levels
For the most up-to-date information regarding water level information for Clear Lake and Indian Valley Reservoir, please access the links below to the USGS website. The information is updated hourly.
Historical Levels for Clear Lake
The link below to the USGS website displays a graph of the high and low lake elevations on Clear Lake for the past thirty years. Once on the USGS website, you can change the date to graph data going back to 1913.
Cache Creek Flows
The USGS monitors the level of water in Cache Creek at the bridge at several locations below Indian Valley and Cache Creek dams. Click the links below for the most current creek level observations, which will take you to the USGS website.
Public Records Request
Members of the public have a right to request to inspect and/or copy documents concerning the conduct of the District's business. According to the California Public Records Act, records shall be made promptly available for inspection. To request documents not normally made available to the public, please fill out the request form below and submit it to the District office.
Public Records Request Form