Madera County Ground Water Protection Areas

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Locations of GWPAs can be accessed below in several formats. View the groundwater regulations and mitigation measures to understand and meet the requirements for the GWPAs.

Madera County GWPA map, PDF

Madera County shapefile, ZIP

The zip file includes eight files that comprise the shapefile. These files should be unzipped and remain together in a single directory. The shapefile may be opened with a GIS software such as ArcGIS, QGIS, or Google Earth.

List of GWPAs by Section (County, Meridian, Township, Range, Section [COMTRS])

The initial GWPAs became effective on May 27, 2004. The new GWPAs effective January 1, 2020 are marked with an asterisk *.

COMTRS Conditions
20M08S20E34 Leaching
20M09S14E26 Leaching
20M09S15E35* Runoff
20M09S15E36* Leaching
20M09S18E20 Runoff
20M09S18E21 Runoff
20M09S18E22 Runoff
20M09S18E26 Runoff
20M09S18E28 Runoff
20M09S18E35 Runoff
20M09S18E36 Runoff
20M09S20E02 Leaching
20M10S13E12 Runoff
20M10S13E13 Runoff
20M10S13E14 Runoff
20M10S13E23 Runoff
20M10S13E24 Runoff
20M10S13E25 Runoff
20M10S14E19 Runoff
20M10S14E29 Runoff
20M10S14E30 Runoff
20M10S14E31 Runoff
20M10S14E32 Leaching
20M10S14E33 Runoff
20M10S14E34 Runoff
20M10S14E36 Runoff
20M10S15E01* Leaching
20M10S16E31 Runoff
20M10S18E01 Runoff
20M10S18E10 Leaching
20M10S18E11 Leaching
20M10S18E13 Runoff
20M10S18E14 Leaching
20M10S18E23 Leaching
20M10S18E24 Runoff
20M10S19E20 Leaching
20M10S19E27 Runoff
20M11S14E01 Runoff
20M11S14E02 Runoff
20M11S14E03 Runoff
20M11S14E04 Runoff
20M11S14E05 Runoff
20M11S14E06 Runoff
20M11S14E07 Runoff
20M11S14E08 Runoff
20M11S14E09 Runoff
20M11S14E10 Runoff
20M11S14E11 Runoff
20M11S14E12 Runoff
20M11S14E13 Runoff
20M11S14E14 Runoff
20M11S14E15 Runoff
20M11S14E16 Runoff
20M11S14E21 Runoff
20M11S14E22 Runoff
20M11S14E23 Runoff
20M11S14E24 Runoff
20M11S14E25 Runoff
20M11S14E26 Runoff
20M11S14E27 Runoff
20M11S14E34 Runoff
20M11S14E35 Runoff
20M11S14E36 Runoff
20M11S15E07 Runoff
20M11S15E10 Runoff
20M11S15E11 Runoff
20M11S15E13 Runoff
20M11S15E14 Runoff
20M11S15E15 Runoff
20M11S15E16 Runoff
20M11S15E17 Runoff
20M11S15E18 Runoff
20M11S15E19 Runoff
20M11S15E20 Runoff
20M11S15E21 Runoff
20M11S15E22 Runoff
20M11S15E23 Runoff
20M11S15E24 Runoff
20M11S15E25 Runoff
20M11S15E26 Runoff
20M11S15E27 Runoff
20M11S15E28 Runoff
20M11S15E29 Runoff
20M11S15E30 Runoff
20M11S15E31 Runoff
20M11S15E32 Runoff
20M11S15E33 Runoff
20M11S15E34 Runoff
20M11S15E35 Runoff
20M11S16E05 NE Runoff
20M11S16E05 NW Runoff
20M11S16E05 SE Leaching
20M11S16E05 SW Runoff
20M11S16E06 Runoff
20M11S16E07 Runoff
20M11S16E08 Runoff
20M11S16E16 Runoff
20M11S16E17 Runoff
20M11S16E18 Runoff
20M11S16E19 Runoff
20M11S17E28* Leaching
20M11S18E15 Runoff
20M11S20E25 Leaching
20M12S14E01 Runoff
20M12S14E02 Runoff
20M12S14E11 Runoff
20M12S14E12 Leaching
20M12S14E13 Runoff
20M12S14E34 Leaching
20M12S15E02 Runoff
20M12S15E03 Runoff
20M12S15E04 Runoff
20M12S15E05 Runoff
20M12S15E06 Runoff
20M12S15E07 Runoff
20M12S15E08 Runoff
20M12S15E09 Runoff
20M12S15E10 Runoff
20M12S15E11 Runoff
20M12S15E13 Runoff
20M12S15E14 Runoff
20M12S15E15 Runoff
20M12S15E16 Runoff
20M12S15E17 Runoff
20M12S15E18 Runoff
20M12S15E19 Runoff
20M12S15E20 Runoff
20M12S15E21 Runoff
20M12S15E22 Leaching
20M12S15E23 Leaching
20M12S15E24 Leaching
20M12S15E25 Runoff
20M12S15E26 Leaching
20M12S15E27 Leaching
20M12S15E28 Leaching
20M12S15E33 Runoff
20M12S15E34 Runoff
20M12S15E35 Runoff
20M12S16E19 Leaching
20M12S16E30 Runoff
20M12S16E31 Runoff
20M12S16E32 Runoff
20M12S16E36 Runoff
20M12S17E03* Leaching
20M12S17E04* Leaching
20M12S17E15* Runoff
20M12S17E20 Runoff
20M12S17E21 Runoff
20M12S17E22* Runoff
20M12S17E24 Leaching
20M12S17E25 Leaching
20M12S17E26 Leaching
20M12S17E31 Runoff
20M12S17E32 Runoff
20M12S17E33 Runoff
20M12S17E34 Leaching
20M12S17E35 Leaching
20M12S17E36 Leaching
20M12S18E19 Leaching
20M12S18E20 Leaching
20M12S18E21 Leaching
20M12S18E27 Leaching
20M12S18E28 Leaching
20M12S18E29 Leaching
20M12S18E30 Leaching
20M12S18E31 Leaching
20M12S18E32 Leaching
20M12S18E33 Leaching
20M12S18E34 Leaching
20M12S18E35 Leaching
20M12S20E31 Leaching
20M13S15E01 Leaching
20M13S15E02 Runoff
20M13S15E03 Runoff
20M13S15E12 Runoff
20M13S15E14 Leaching
20M13S15E21 Leaching
20M13S15E23 Leaching
20M13S15E24 Leaching
20M13S15E25 Leaching
20M13S16E01 Runoff
20M13S16E05 Leaching
20M13S16E06 Leaching
20M13S16E07 Leaching
20M13S16E08 Runoff
20M13S16E09 Leaching
20M13S16E10 Leaching
20M13S16E11 Leaching
20M13S16E15 Runoff
20M13S16E16 Runoff
20M13S16E17 Runoff
20M13S16E23 Leaching
20M13S16E24 Leaching
20M13S17E01 Leaching
20M13S17E02 Leaching
20M13S17E03 Leaching
20M13S17E05 Leaching
20M13S17E07 Leaching
20M13S17E08 Leaching
20M13S17E10 Leaching
20M13S17E11 Leaching
20M13S17E12 Leaching
20M13S17E17 Leaching
20M13S17E18 Leaching
20M13S18E01 Leaching
20M13S18E02 Leaching
20M13S18E03 Leaching
20M13S18E04 Leaching
20M13S18E05 Leaching
20M13S18E06 Leaching
20M13S18E07 Leaching
20M13S18E08 Leaching