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Project: Antelope Canal Automation

Description: This construction project overall includes the purchase and installation of automated headgates that are integrated with the ends of the canals to reduce irrecoverable canal system water losses. This project will also include: environmental review to ensure appropriate permits and environmental requirements are met; identification and acquisition of easements or rights-of-ways, if necessary; design of remote telemetry cabinets; integration into existing SCADA system; and post-project monitoring. Grant funding is used only for purchasing gates and piping.

Reference Number: 3860-P01-111

Implemented By: Placer County Water Agency


Type: Water Management

Total Cost: $236,250.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 5/31/2021    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Placer

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution1/25/2017$119,700.00
Prop. 1, Water Conservation and Water Use Efficiency Plans, Projects, and Programs1/25/2017$116,550.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Water ManagementWater Use Efficiency - Conservation  

Water Action Plan Target

Make Conservation a California Way of LifeAction Description


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