ANNOUNCEMENT: Cannabis Cultivation Permitting Workshops

From the State Water Board: Come learn about the State Water Resources Control Board’s (State Water Board) and California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (CDFW) Cannabis Cultivation Programs! We will host four workshops throughout Northern California focusing on permit requirements and processing.  State Water Board and CDFW staff will be onsite to answer your project specific questions. We will also […]

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PANEL DISCUSSION: Water and weed: Now that’s it’s legal ….

Panel discusses how regulation of cannabis cultivation in California is working so far and the challenges facing communities on the front lines of the ‘green rush’ In the fall of 2016, voters approved Proposition 64, which legalized the adult use of marijuana, with legal cannabis sales starting in January of 2018.  Although medical cannabis has been grown in California for […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Cannabis Cultivation Regulatory Program Workshops to be held in December

From the State Water Resources Control Board: Come learn about the State Water Resources Control Board’s (State Water Board’s) Cannabis Cultivation Regulatory Program.  On October 17, 2017, the State Water Board adopted a Cannabis Cultivation Policy – Principles and Guidelines for Cannabis Cultivation (Policy) and General Waste Discharge Requirements and Waiver of Waste Discharge Requirements for Discharges of Waste Associated […]

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NOTICE OF OPPORTUNITY for Public Comment and Workshops on Cannabis Cultivation Policy and Cannabis General Order

From the North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board: The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board or Board) has updated its website with a Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment, Staff Informational Workshops, Board Workshops, and Public Hearing (Notice).  The State Water Board will accept public comments on the Draft Cannabis Cultivation Policy – Principles and Guidelines for […]

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State Water Resources Control Board Releases Forms to Comply with CalCannabis Licensing

If you are planning to obtain a California Department of Food and Agriculture Cannabis Cultivation (CalCannabis) License beginning on January 1, 2018, you must provide documentation of your water supply source with your cultivation license application. Certain water diversion types require completion and submittal of special forms to the State Water Resource Control Board (State Water Board) by June 30, […]

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