North Fork Water Company

Quick Facts

  • Created in 1885
  • Managed by East Valley Water District

North Fork Water Company is a mutual water company that secures surface water from the Santa Ana River and other available sources for delivery to its shareholders.

East Valley Water District owns 99.7% of the outstanding shares of the company.

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Water Rights

There is an agreement dated May 23, 1895, between North Fork Water Company and Bear Valley Land and Water Company (now Bear Valley Mutual Water Company) that provides for the delivery of water to North Fork Water Company. The chart below shows deliveries based on that agreement and East Valley Water District’s projected delivery December through May using 1/4 flow of Santa Ana River at the point known as "The Divide."


MonthMiners Inch Day (MID)
Estimated Daily River Flow CFS
NF Share CFS
NF in Miner’s Inches
Miner’s Inches per Share
January
2021
¼ flow of Santa Ana River Flow
23
5.752871.2
February
2021
¼ flow of Santa Ana River Flow276.753371.3
March
2021
¼ flow of Santa Ana River Flow194.752371.0
April
2021

¼ flow of Santa Ana River Flow184.5225.94
May
2021
¼ flow of Santa Ana River Flow184.5225.94
June
2021
50040105002.0
July
2021
60048126002.5
August
2021
60048126002.5
September
2021

55044115502.3
October
2021
4503694501.9
November
2021
4003284001.6
December
 2021 (Estimate)
¼ flow of Santa Ana River Flow143.5175.75


Monthly Delivery Obligation

The water deliveries in the period June through November may be reallocated between months, but no more than 600 day inches are to be delivered in any 1 month.

Water deliveries from December through May are subject to change based on the amount of flow available. 


Deliveries

Deliveries may be canceled at the customer’s request. To cancel delivery please contact our offices at (909) 889-9501 and ask to speak with Ed King or Brenda Van Meter. For assistance Friday, weekends or holidays, please call (909) 889-9501 and ask to speak with the on-call pump operator.