The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Board is requiring that a sizable portion of our area be included in an approvable Groundwater Quality Assessment Report. The Coalition is in the process of notifying members who have parcels in the High Vulnerability Areas.
The Nitrogen Management Planning requirement begins on March 23, 2015 for members in High Vulnerablility Areas that farm 60 or more irrigated acres.
Nitrogen Management Plan Template
Download the Nitrogen Management Plan Template. The Excel and PDF versions include the instructions, 10 NMP Worksheets, and available resources.
Fresno Irrigation District Landowner Meetings
The Kings River Water Quality Coalition will be on the agenda at FID’s upcoming landowner meetings being held on March 25 at the Kerman Community Center and March 27 at the CPDES Hall (Portuguese Hall) in Easton. Both meetings start at 8:30 a.m. with FID staff discussing the water supply outlook and new state regulations. Coalition staff will provide an update on the status of High Vulnerability Area (HVA) determinations by the Regional Water Quality Control Board and assistance on the Nitrogen Management Plan worksheets.