Stanford Earth's Rosemary Knight recently spearheaded a project to map underground freshwater resources and forecast the intrusion of saltwater into aquifers beneath the California coastal town of Marina. The project, a collaboration between Stanford, the Marina Coastal Water District, and Aqua Geo Frameworks, involved a low-flying helicopter towing a giant, instrument-laden fiberglass hoop that generated ground-probing magnetic fields that penetrated 1,000 feet beneath the surface.

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New: MCWD Groundwater
Sustainability Agency

The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) granted the District exclusive Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) status within its jurisdictional boundaries ... Details & Video

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  • RFP: Construction Management Services for the Regional Urban Water Augmentation Project ... Details
  • RFP: Regional Urban Water Augmentation Project Recycled Water Pipeline and Blackhorse Recycled Water Reservoir ... Details
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MCWD Comments
2017 DEIR/DEIS for the MPWSP
CPUC proceeding A.12-04-019


Read MCWD General Manager Keith Van Der Maaten's opinion column in the Monterey Herald, "New draft EIR needed for Cal Am desal plant"

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