Helping Nature Store Our Water


Seven Oaks Dam

The San Bernardino Valley Water Conservation District captured and recharged some 4.2 billion gallons of recent March rains into the region’s natural groundwater aquifers, which store significant amounts of water for use in times of severe drought. That increase in precipitation, following a dry January and February, helped lessen concerns about drought. impacts for the region in 2020. Read More


San Bernardino Valley Water Conservation District Board of Directors meetings will be held virtually during the COVID-19 crisis, in accordance with Governor Newsom's Executive Order N-25-20 and N-29-20. The next virtual meeting of the Board will occur at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 8. Anyone wishing to attend the meeting can join via Zoom: Call in 669-900-6833, Meeting ID: 814 663 647, or visit Click here to view the meeting agenda.

SBVWCD Newsletter

Area water agencies are required to provide the state Department of Water Resources with a collaborative Urban Water Management Plan every five years. The plan, the latest of which will be submitted to DWR this year, includes best estimates on future water demands. Read More