February 5, 2016: OBGMA submits Initial Basin Modification Request to the Department of Water Resources.
October 2015: OBGMA enjoyed sharing information with the community at Ojai Day.
July 2015: OBGMA board says “Thank You!” to well owners for conserving.
Our Mission: preserve the quantity and quality of groundwater in the Ojai Basin
in order to protect and maintain the long-term water supply
for the common benefit of the water users in the basin.
The Ojai Basin Groundwater Management Agency was created in 1991 in the fifth year of a drought amidst concerns of local water agencies, water users, and well owners about potential overdraft of the Ojai Groundwater Basin. Read More
The Ojai Basin
The Ojai Groundwater Basin is located in the Ventura River watershed in Ventura County. The basin lies under the City of Ojai and the Ojai Valley’s East End. It is a crucial source of municipal and agricultural water, serving area citrus and avocado growers. Read More