Water Measurement and Reporting Course
Date: December 3, 2018
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Contact: Scott Stoddard
Sponsor: UC Coop Ext & Merced County Farm Bureau
Senate Bill 88 requires that all water right holders who have previously diverted or intend to divert more than 10 acre-feet per year (riparian and pre-1914 claims), or who are authorized to divert more than 10 acre-feet per year under a permit, license, or registration, to measure and report the water they divert.
This is an instructional course on measurement devices and methods administered by the University of California Cooperative Extension and includes a proficiency test which must be passed to be considered a qualified individual when installing and maintaining devices or implementing methods of measurement.
At the workshop you will:
- Clarify reporting requirements for ranches.
- Understand what meters are appropriate for different situations.
- Learn how to determine measurement equipment accuracy.
- Develop an understanding of measurement weirs.
- Learn how to calculate and report volume from flow data.
Sponsored by UC Cooperative Extension and Merced County Farm Bureau
Registration fee is $25 per person up to one week before the workshop, $30.00 late or at the door registration.
To reserve your place at this meeting, call the UCCE office at (209) 385-7403 or Larry Forero at 530-224-4900.