Cachuma Conservation Release Board
State Water Board

The State Water Board is considering a new water rights order for Cachuma Project Operations.

Here is CCRB's most recent correspondence regarding the Water Board's Revised Draft Order.


CCRB Assists with Protection of Endangered Steelhead

CCRB is participating in the preparation of a new Biological Opinion for endangered Steelhead with the Bureau of Reclamation.


Lake Cachuma

Lake Cachuma

The capacity of Lake Cachuma is about 188,000 acre-feet. An acre foot is about 43,600 cubic feet, and approximately 326,000 U.S. gallons. One acre foot is about an average family's yearly water use.

The CCRB Member Units are: City of Santa Barbara | Goleta Water District | Montecito Water District