Inland Empire Brine Line

The Brine Line, a unique facility available in only a few regions of the state, provides an economical way for industry to dispose of salty wastewater produced through manufacturing and water treatment processes.

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One Water One Watershed - OWOW

OWOW, a strategic water management process, addresses regional water challenges in a comprehensive and collaborative way.

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Roundtables / Task Forces

SAWPA excels at regional planning, ensuring a range of voices in creating and implementing efforts to protect the river watershed, respect the environment and provide cleaner water supplies.

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Drought Response

SAWPA’s work in the Santa Ana River Watershed advances projects and programs that build water resiliency and promote collaborative, innovative responses to water planning, all of which help address drought conditions.

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Watershed Cloud Seeding Feasibility Study

Interest in the Santa Ana River Watershed Weather Modification for Water Supply Feasibility (Cloud Seeding) Study continues to grow. Here is a Youtube link https://youtu.be/y6duR7TdfUw to a presentation about the weather modification process by Garratt Cammans of North American Weather Consultants that was shared with the SAWPA Commission on December 1, 2020.

SAWPA Member Agencies

SAWPA is a Joint Powers Authority that delivers regional water solutions supporting its member agencies. The authority plans and builds multi-benefit projects increasing water supply, protecting water quality, providing recreation opportunities and restoring the environment of the Santa Ana River Watershed.

San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District

Praise from Our Customers

  • Part of our mission statement as a company is to conserve the world’s energy and resources. I think conserving water and being able to use the Brine Line is part of that mission statement. The Brine Line has been the most reliable, low cost option for us to remove water from the site.
    Rick Glasmann | General Manager
    International Rectifier
  • We wouldn’t be able to operate without the Brine Line.
    Ben Strassohofer | District Operations Manager
    Mission Linen Supply
  • There are no other feasible alternatives to the Brine Line.
    Inland Empire Energy Center