California Central Valley Water Operations: Stanislaus Operations Group

The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) created a Stanislaus Operations Group (SOG) to provide a forum for real-time operational flexibility and implementation of the alternative actions defined in the Reasonable and Prudent Alternative (RPA).

The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) created a Stanislaus Operations Group (SOG) to provide a forum for real-time operational flexibility and implementation of the alternative actions defined in the Reasonable and Prudent Alternative (RPA) (see the Biological Opinion for Long-term Operations of the Central Valley Project and State Water Project). Reclamation, in coordination with SOG, shall submit an annual summary of the status of these actions.

Stakeholders interested in providing information to Reclamation and NOAA Fisheries regarding Stanislaus River operations are invited to do so via the Stanislaus River Forum (SRF).

Meeting Summaries

Annual Reports

Member Agencies

  • California Department of Fish & Wildlife
  • California Department of Water Resources
  • NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service
  • State Water Resources Control Board
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Last updated by West Coast Regional Office on September 30, 2019