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Project: Watersheds Coalition of Ventura: Moorpark Desalter Phase 1

Description: VCWWD1 is proposing to extract high salinity groundwater from the shallow aquifer of the South Las Posas Basin at a newly constructed well field and then treat the water at a state-of-the-art desalter plant using membrane filtration technology for the removal of salts including chloride, total dissolved solids, boron, and sulfate.

Reference Number: 3860-P84-1427

Implemented By: County of Ventura

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

Total Cost: $33,068,747.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 5/31/2022    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Ventura

Located In Disadvantaged Community: No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution2/12/2016$26,216,647.00
Prop. 84, Integrated Regional Water Management2/10/2016$6,852,100.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Infrastructure ImprovementWater Quality Infrastructure  


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