Public Workshops & Webinars

Webinar: Salt Compliance in the Central Valley

On Wednesday, February 10, 2021 the Central Valley Salinity Coalition (CVSC) hosted a webinar for permitted dischargers, consultants, and other parties interested in salinity management in the Central Valley. Participants learned firsthand from people who developed new nitrate and salinity permit requirements approved by the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (Central Valley Water Board).

Webinar topics included:

    • An overview of the CV-SALTS program
    • Salt control compliance options available for permittees
    • Salinity studies and management options
    • Prioritization and Optimization Study Fee structure
    • Q & A

Click below to review topics presented and discussed during the session.

Slide Presentation - CV-SALTS - A valley-wide effort to address salts and nitrate

Video Recording of the Webinar

Webinar Questions and Answers

Resources & References

Regulating Groundwater Quality Across SGMA, CV-SALTS and ILRP - October 2020

An October 28, 2020 panel discussion on how the Irrigated Lands Program (ILRP), the Central Valley Salinity Alternatives for Long-Term Sustainability (CV-SALTS) initiative, and Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) can work together to support water quality improvements across the San Joaquin Valley.

The panelists were:

  • Theresa "Tess" Dunham, Attorney with Kahn, Soares, & Conway LLP
  • Natalie Stork, Chief, Groundwater Management Program at State Water Resources Control Board 
  • Jennifer Clary, California Director, Clean Water Action

The panel was moderated by Daniel Cozad, Executive Director of the Central Valley Salinity Coalition.

Recording of the October 28th webinar available for playback.