Pesticide Use Regulations to Protect Ground Water

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Regulations adopted by DPR to protect ground water from contamination resulting from the use of agricultural pesticides on the Ground Water Protection List (3CCR section 6800[a]) in specified vulnerable areas or throughout California.

Ground water protection areas (GWPAs)

Leaching GWPAs Runoff GWPAs Engineered rights-of-way in GWPAs Approved alternative management practices within GWPAs


Bentazon Inside canal and ditch banks Artificial recharge basins

For content questions, contact:
Joy Dias
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015
Sacramento, CA 95812-4015
Phone: (916) 324-4183