Water Resources Planning

City of Santa Fe Water & Santa Fe County Utilities Division

Five-Year Water Resource Planning Cycle

City of Santa Fe Water (City) and the Santa Fe County Utilities Division (County) are engaged in a science-based, community informed planning cycle to develop long range water resource management plans. The current planning effort began in 2020 and is scheduled to be complete by the end of 2024.  The planning process will be evaluated, refined, and repeated every 10 years or as necessary in future years. A key product of the planning process will be Long Range Water Resources Plans for the City and County.

Planning Cycle Overview:

  • 2020: Defining the process
  • 2021: Define water supply and demand scenarios out to 2100
  • 2022: Identify supply shortages associated with these scenarios. Develop adaptation strategies.
  • 2023: Evaluate and rank adaptation strategies
  • 2024: Publish Long Range Water Resources Plans

2020 Activities (Defining the Planning Process)

Overview Webinars (same material both times):

Water Resources Development & Planning Slides Presented at Webinars

Proposed Water Planning Process & Survey Slides Presented at Webinars

Breakout Small Group Sessions :

2020 Products


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