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Project: Soquel Creek WD Pure Water GW Replenishment and Seawater Intrusion Prevention - Planning Project

Description: Project will prevent seawater intrusion in Purisima Formation and Aromas Red Sands aquifers by injecting recycled water. Project includes: 1) CEQA environmental review and prepare/certify EIR; 2) Geo-technical/physical/chemical investigations and surveying work of potential injection well sites; 3) Anti-degradation evaluation and groundwater flow and transport analysis; 4) Modeling of ability of aquifers to recover; 5) Update modeling; 7) 30% injection well design; and 8) Update an existing FS.

Reference Number: 3940P01D1812515

Implemented By: Soquel Creek Water District

Objective: Protect groundwater/drinking water from seawater intrusion and aid in restoring beneficial uses of the Basin

Type: Water Management

Total Cost: $4,000,028.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 7/31/2020    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Santa Cruz

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Private Contribution9/21/2018$2,000,028.00
Prop. 1, Groundwater Sustainability9/21/2018$2,000,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Water ManagementGroundwater Remediation  

Water Action Plan Target

Provide Safe Water for All CommunitiesAction Description


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