Be Involved with SGMA in the SYR Valley Basin

 Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District (the District) has taken the lead for SGMA efforts in the Santa Ynez River Basin.   The Groundwater Sustainability Agencies (GSA) for the Central, Eastern and Western Management Areas (CMA, EMA & WMA) of the Santa Ynez River Groundwater Basin, are forming Citizen Advisory Groups (CAG) to solicit input on its Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) from various users of Groundwater within each GSA boundary. 

Interested parties shall apply for consideration by the respective GSA Committee.  

 Applications must be received no later than June 21, 2019.

Guidelines and Application

Current Agenda for Board of Directors Meeting

Next Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors 

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 6:30pm 

City Council Chambers, Buellton, CA

Files coming soon.

41st Annual Engineering and Survey Report

About Us



 To protect water rights & conserve & augment the District's water supplies in an environmentally responsible manner for residential, agricultural and commercial uses.

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Agendas & Minutes


Agendas, Minutes and Current Board Packet for Board of Director Meetings

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Semi-Annual Groundwater Production Statements


Please call or email for assistance with your Semi-Annual Groundwater Production Statements.  We are happy to help you complete these required forms.

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Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District

3669 Sagunto Street, Suite 101, SANTA YNEZ, CA 93460, USA

Mailing address: P.O. Box 719, SANTA YNEZ, CA 93460 (NO mail delivery at our street address!) Phone: (805) 693-1156 FAX: (805) 693-4607


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Santa Ynez Water Utility Service

Do you have a question about your water utility service and live in the township of Santa Ynez?

Do you received piped water to your home or business?

Is your water turned off? 

Or would you like to report a leak?

Contact Improvement District No. 1 (ID#1) at 805-688-6015 or click here for their website.