Kern River Status Update
The Buena Vista Canal started operating over the weekend and is expected to begin making deliveries soon. The Eastside Canal as well as the Kern Island Canal and it’s laterals are currently in operation. Other canals may start operating if required due to Powerflow obligations sometime later this month.
In January water applications for 2022 went out to all water users. Growers are encouraged to review these applications to ensure the information we have on file is correct. These water applications are vital in preparing accurate grower prorations in April. A fillable form version of the cover page can be found on our website here (Simply complete, print, and include with your application). If you have any questions do not hesitate to reach out to our Operations Department at (661) 834-4653 and speak to Cindy. We ask that growers complete the applications and submit them as soon as possible.