"To plan, develop, and manage the conjunctive use of the District's surface and groundwater resources to provide a safe and reliable water supply at a reasonable cost, and to sustain the socioeconomic and environmental well-being of Yolo County."
YCFCWCD Board of Directors' Meeting Agendas
The District's Board of Directors meet on the first Tuesday of every month. The most recent agenda may be viewed by clicking the link here.
Indian Valley Campground Remains Closed Due to Fire
The facilities at Indian Valley suffered significant damage from the Pawnee fire. As a result the campground will remain closed, and there is no estimation for a reopening date. There is no access to the boat ramp at the campground. Additionally, fire damage under BLM jurisdiction in Walker Ridge Recreation Area has resulted in the closure of Walker Ridge Road to the north end of the reservoir. District staff is aware that the lack of access to Indian Valley Reservoir is inconvenient for recreationalists, and request patience in the aftermath of these catastrophic wildfires.
Irrigation Season Begins
The District began releasing water for irrigation purposes on Saturday, April 21. The spring rains have increased the water supply from Clear Lake enough to deliver water on an unallocated basis.
Water customers should call 530-662-1037 to place a water order; this phone number will connect you to the ditchtender on duty for each ride. Please feel free to contact the District office at 530-662-0265 if you have any questions.
Water Conditions: Current Lake Levels
For the most recent data regarding lake levels, click on the links below. (The following links will take you to the USGS website. Information is updated hourly)
The link below to the USGS website displays a graph of the high and low lake elevations on Clear Lake for the past thirty years. Once on the USGS website, you can change the date to graph data going back to 1913.
The USGS monitors the level of water in Cache Creek at the bridge at several locations below Indian Valley and Cache Creek dams. Click the links below for the most current creek level observations, which will take you to the USGS website.
Members of the public have a right to request to inspect and/or copy documents concerning the conduct of the District's business. According to the California Public Records Act, records shall be made promptly available for inspection. To request documents not normally made available to the public, please fill out the request form below and submit it to the District office.
Information regarding the District's aquatic weed control program and application schedule can be viewed on the Environmental Notices pages, or by clicking HERE.
Water Awareness Student Art Contest
The results of the 2018 Water Awareness Student Art Contest are in! The winners of the contest may be viewed by clickingHERE.
A big thank you to all of the participants and congratulations to the winners!
Indian Valley Campground & Boat Ramp
Quagga Mussel Screenings are required to launch a boat at Indian Valley.$1000 fine for failure to have a screening prior to launch.Screenings are not available at Indian Valley; for screening locations, please click here. (Lake County website link.)
Online Archive for Cache Creek
An online catalogue of documents pertaining to Cache Creek and adjacent areas in Yolo and Lake counties has been made available through the Water Resources Center Archives. Users of the catalogue can locate technical reports, newsletters, maps, photographs and videos regarding Cache Creek. For a link to the Cache Creek catalogue click here.