Kern River Status Update
The District Office will be closed on Monday in honor of the July 4th holiday. Operations staff will still be available by phone at (661) 834-4653
The Kern River flow will soon drop below 300 CFS again. Eastside Utility availability will be calculated on a daily basis. At times a waitlist will be necessary. Growers on the Kern Island and its laterals will continue to operate based on the proration that was issued in May.
Growers are now able to place their water orders via email. Water orders must still be placed no later than 10:30 a.m., and twenty four (24) hours prior to the requested delivery or shutoff. Water orders can be sent to email@example.com and a confirmation email will be sent once it has been received.