New Irrigation Cycle for the 2024 Water Run

June 20, 2024   Dinuba – On Friday, June 21st, Alta Irrigation District starts a new entitlement schedule. Over the course of a water run, the District adjusts the entitlement schedule to match the available supply. According to information from the Kings River Water Association (“KRWA”) and the California Department of Water Resources (“DWR”), Kings […]

New Irrigation Cycle for the 2024 Water Run

June 6, 2024   Dinuba – On Friday, June 7th, Alta Irrigation District starts a new entitlement schedule. Over the course of a water run, the District adjusts the entitlement schedule to match available supply. According to information from the Kings River Water Association (“KRWA”) and the California Department of Water Resources (“DWR”), Kings River […]

New Irrigation Cycle for the 2024 Water Run

May 24, 2024 Dinuba – On Friday, May 24th, Alta Irrigation District starts a new entitlement schedule. Over the course of a water run, the District adjusts the entitlement schedule to match available supply. According to information from the Kings River Water Association (“KRWA”) and the California Department of Water Resources (“DWR”), Kings River runoff […]

General Information about the 2024 Water Run

May 5, 2024 Dinuba – At a special board meeting on May 3rd, the Alta Irrigation District (“District”) Board of Directors authorized the general manager to start diverting Kings River water, at any time, based on projected runoff information provided by the Kings River Watermaster and other water resources planning data. Also included with this […]

2024 Board Meeting Dates

December 19, 2023  – Updated April 05, 2024 2024 Board Meeting Dates All meetings start at 9:30 a.m. at the District office 289 North L Street Dinuba, CA 93618

Volunteers Needed – Annual Kings River Fish Population E-Fishing Survey

Kings River Conservation District is still recruiting volunteers to join the Kings River Fisheries Management Program (KRFMP) for the annual Fish Population Electro-Fishing Survey on November 30th and December 5-6th from 9AM-3:30PM. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Lori Werner at lwerner@krcd.org or (559) 237-5567 ext. 122. More information can be found on […]

Smith Mountain Irrigation Canal Levee FEMA Public Notice

November 8, 2023 Smith Mountain Irrigation Canal Levee FEMA Public Notice. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received a subgrant application for Alta Irrigation District, Tulare County. Pursuant to Executive Order 11990 and 44 CFR Part 9.12, final notice is hereby given of FEMA’s intent to provide funding for this project under the Public […]

2023 Water Run Ends Today

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2023 2023 Water Run Ends Today Dinuba, CA – Prolific winter storms in 2022-23 allowed Alta Irrigation District to have another record setting water run.  Alta Irrigation District will be ending water run today, which means water charges also end and staff will not be managing water orders.  Any water […]

End is Near for the 2023 Water Run

Dinuba – As 2023 winds down so does this year’s water run for Alta Irrigation District.  This year’s long water run was the result of the record setting winter storms in the Sierra Nevada mountains and precipitation that fell in the foothills and on the Valley floor. According to the Kings River Water Association, this […]

Record water year propels Kings River area toward groundwater sustainability

Record water year propels Kings River area toward groundwater sustainability Project investments pay off as Kings Subbasin recharges 500,000 acre-feet back into the aquifer during historic 2023 Kings River water year Following a multi-year drought, the Kings River ended the 2023 water year (October 2022 – September 2023) with a record-shattering 4.5 million acre-feet of […]