Welcome to the official website of the Salton Sea Authority, a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) whose goal is the revitalization of the Salton Sea.


Restoration Objectives

  • Stabilize Salinity
  • Shoreline Preservation Elevation Control
  • Economic Development
  • Agricultural Water Depository
  • Healthy Fish & Wildlife Habitat

Revitalization Objectives

  • Enables the State to proceed with eco-system restoration
  • Honors the Salton Sea’s role in tribal heritage
  • Supports Imperial Valley agriculture
  • Optimizes economic growth across the region
  • Healthy Fish & Wildlife Habitat

Restoration Components

  • Water Quality Improvements
  • Shallow Water Wetlands (Bird Habitat)
  • Healthy Deep-Water Fishery
  • Air Quality/Dust Mitigation