A grant to The Thacher School for a cooperative project with Sierra Watershed Progressive, California Conservation Corps, American Tank, and Central Coast Salmon Enhancement to develope an alternative onsite water supply for captured stormwater, which will be used for irrigation and all dormitory toilet flushing. Additionally, this project will capture up to 920,000 gallons of rainwater, enhancing water supply, reducing the erosive effects of storm events in the upper Ojai Basin, as well as reducing discharge of nutrient rich stormwater pulses to the San Antonio watershed on approximately 425 acres of privately-owned land commonly known as The Thacher School located in Ventura County, California. Grantee is the fee owner of the Property.
The Thacher School
To enhance stream flow
Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC):