Friday, October 31, 2014

RESTORATION

  • Restore Healthy Habitat
  • Revitalize Economy
  • Retain Agricultural Drain
  • Stabilize Salinity
  • Preserve Shoreline & Sea Elevation

REVITALIZATION

  • Accelerates Eco-system Restoration
  • Honors Tribal Heritage of Sea
  • Supports Agriculture and Tourism
  • Creates Healthy Fish & Wildlife Habitat
  • Stimulates Economic Investment
  • Protects Public Health

PROJECT AREAS

"Revitalizing the Salton Sea"

Welcome to the official website of the Salton Sea Authority. 

The Salton Sea Authority is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) responsible for overseeing the comprehensive restoration of the Salton Sea.

Revitalizing the environment and economy of the Sea requires an integrated approach to recognizing old problems as potential new solutions, and to delivering multiple benefits with thoughtful strategies that integrate economic opportunity and environmental stability. The Salton Sea Authority is aggressively pursuing projects that can be expanded from near term to long term actions.


Major milestones in the march to improve the Sea

  • Federal
    • US Dept of Interior signs historic MOU with Salton Sea Authority
    • US Army Corps of Engineers includes Salton Sea in its work plan for the first time
  • State
    • Salton Sea Authority leads Financial Feasibility action plan in cooperation with California Resources Agency
    • Legislation promotes creation of a "Save the Sea" specialty vehiicle license plate
  • Local
    • Infrastructure Finance District exploratory committee marches forward
    • California Energy Commission grants to Riverside and Imperial Counties is funding critical renewable energy mapping effort 

Pledge to Support Salton Sea License Plates

 

 


The Salton Sea Authority | 44-199 Monroe Street Suite B Indio, California 92201
Email: Info@SSAJPA.org | Phone: 760-863-2695