The State Water Resources Board (State Water Board) received a list of potential temporary transfers from water right owners that may submit change petitions in 2023. The list is posted on the State Water Board’s Water Transfers Program Website.
If you would like to be included as an interested person for one or more of the proposed transfer(s) and receive notice(s) of the petition(s) emailed directly to you, please send an email request with “Interested Persons List” in the Subject line to WaterRightPetitions@waterboards.ca.gov no later than March 1, 2023, with the following information included in the email:
An email address,
The permit or license number, or water right, for which you may request notice of a petition for temporary change, and
The concerns you may raise in comments on the petition related to effects on other legal users, fish, wildlife, instream beneficial uses, or groundwater conditions.
You may submit one email to identify interest in multiple potential transfers. Your email should identify which concerns apply to which permit or license, or water right.
The State Water Board shall forward the email contact information of interested parties and their concerns to the applicable water right owner. The water right owner may consider the concerns in their preparation of a complete petition or contact you via email to discuss potential concerns.