Summary of Ag Order 4.0 Public Scoping Meetings

Ag Order 4.0 Update; Item 16, September 21, 2017

Draft Agricultural Order 4.0 Documents           February 21, 2020

The Central Coast Water Board has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and a Draft Agricultural Order 4.0 for the regulation of waste discharge from irrigated lands throughout the central coast region.

Documents Available for Public Review:

Public Workshops

Central Coast Water Board staff will provide an overview of the recently released Draft Agricultural Order 4.0 and Draft Environmental Impact Report at the following locations:

  • WATSONVILLE   March 24, 2020    10:30 am – 12:30 pm

    Public Library
    2nd Floor Meeting Room
    275 Main Street, Suite 100


  • SANTA MARIA   March 25, 2020    2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

    Public Library: Shephard Hall
    421 S. McClelland Street


  • SALINAS     March 27, 2020     9:30 am – 11:30 am

    UCCE Office
    1432 Abbott Street


Members of the public are invited to participate in the workshops. A quorum of Central Coast Water Board members may be present at the workshops; however, the Central Coast Water Board will not be taking any action at the workshops.

For questions regarding the workshops, please contact Central Coast Water Board staff at AgNOI@waterboards.ca.gov.

More information about the Agricultural Order 4.0 (Renewal) can be found at: https://www.waterboards.ca.gov/centralcoast/water_issues/programs/ag_waivers/ag_order4_renewal.html