City of Bakersfield 2800-Acre Ground Water Recharge Project

by Gene Bogart, Water Resources Dept, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Artificial Recharge of Ground Water


The City of Bakersfield situated on the Kern River in the southern San Joaquin Valley of California acquired many of the rights to the Kern River flows. The City has developed a 2800-acre parcel astride the Kern River for artificial recharge and has developed a program for water banking and water quality control that is both flexible and innovative.

Subject Headings: Urban areas | Groundwater recharge | Groundwater pollution | Groundwater quality | Water quality | Streamflow | River flow | Municipal water | California | United States

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