For nearly 10 years, residents of the Cutler Orosi region have had to deal with the forced closure of their wells due to nitrate and DBCP contamination.....
Residents of East Orosi are forced to purchase 5-gallon jugs of water to drink in addition to paying their water district for the unsafe nitrate-contaminated water delivered to their taps....
For 50 years, Seville’s residents have dealt with water shortages, corroded pipes, and tap water contaminated by nitrates and containing sand, rocks, and other debris
Residents of the unincorporated community of Monson are served by individual private wells that contain some of the highest levels of nitrate, bacteria and DBCP in Tulare County
For the past 5 years, dry summers have forced the Cutler community to supplement low water levels in their primary well with backup supplies contaminated with DBCP
CWC Co-founder and Co-Executive Director, awarded 2013 Gary Bellow Public Service
by The Harvard Law School.
CWC's Co-Founder & Co-Executive Director awarded "Top Activist" in 2012
by Marie Claire magazine.