A dry January comes to a close

A dry January comes to a close

Rainfall in Santa Cruz is rarely normal. It either rains a lot, or we have prolonged dry spells. Annual rainfall to date is slightly above average, 16.36″ compared to YTD historical average of 15.39.”   Rainfall at Loch Lomond is behind average, with...
Santa Cruz Regional Water Supply Update

Santa Cruz Regional Water Supply Update

November has seen several significant developments in regional water supply solutions: 1. SqCWD received a $50 million grant and approval for $38 million in low interest loans, providing a big boost for its “Pure Water Soquel”project. 2. Santa Cruz city council...
Santa Cruz should transfer water to SqCWD now

Santa Cruz should transfer water to SqCWD now

It is time for Santa Cruz to transfer water to Soquel Creek Water DistrictSanta Cruz again has more water than it needs.  600 million gallons more than it needs.  Loch Lomond is 95% full on September 27Toby Goddard, Administrative and Conservation director for the...