Groundwater Replacement Program approved and funded
$775,000 allocated through federal funding
Last updated 4/22/2022 at 10:02am
Program has been approved and funded for watershed planning through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act.
The allocation of $775,000 in federal funding will come through the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and be used to develop a watershed plan to assist in obtaining future funding for the design and construction of the program’s remaining large infrastructure projects.
Since 2004, the state of Washington has invested more than $126 million, and the Bureau of Reclamation more than $45 million, in the development a...