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Project: Kern County: Kern Water Bank Recharge and Recovery Enhancement Project

Description: Design and construct 189 net new acres of recharge ponds fed from the Cross Valley Canal, Kern Water Bank Canal, and/or Kern River via existing turnouts, pipelines, ditches, and ponds, three new recovery wells in various locations, approximately 1.7 miles of 15 inch diameter recovery pipelines from the new wells, and associated facilities.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-1134

Implemented By: Kern Water Bank Authority

Objective: Project will help local public agencies to meet long-term water supply needs, protection of water quality, and augment/restore environmental conditions.

Type: Infrastructure Improvement, Water Management

Total Cost: $3,040,081.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 12/31/2018    Actual Completion: 3/8/2018

Associated Counties: Kern

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution2/12/2014$728,803.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management2/12/2014$2,311,278.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Infrastructure ImprovementNew Transportation Facility Construction  
Water ManagementWater Storage -- Conjunctive  
Water ManagementWater Storage -- Groundwater  


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