SF RWS Purchases

In FY 2016-17, the BAWSCA member agencies reported SF RWS purchases of 116.4 mgd, 3% higher than the total of 112.6 mgd purchased in FY 2015-16. In addition, BAWSCA member agencies reported 5.3 mgd in supplemental purchases as part of the conjunctive use program.  Compared with the prior ten-year average, total purchases in FY 2016-17 were below average by 33.0 mgd. When compared to FY 2007-08, the highest year in the prior ten-year period, FY 2016-17 purchases were lower by 57.9 mgd, a difference of about 33%.