DWR Field Offices

Four field offices serve water users statewide. Each office is managed by a water commissioner, who is the chief engineer's agent, and each is staffed with employees familiar with local water issues.
Map of KDA/DWR Field Office AreasDivision of Water Resources Field Offices

Duties conducted by field office staff include:
  • Administering available water supplies
  • Responding to public inquiries
  • Processing certain water right changes
  • Conducting field inspections and investigations
  • Investigating water related complaints
  • Determining water right compliance
  • Data collection
  • Providing access to water right records