Government Contract | California
Statewide Remote Sensing Crop Mapping

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000535355

Bid Title: Statewide Remote Sensing Crop Mapping

Agency Bid No. Title: 10118884

Received Date: 04/06/2016

Close Date: 05/04/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Mandatory 04/15/2016 10:00 AM


Specifications include, but are not limited to: The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is legislatively mandated to update theCalifornia Water Plan (CWP) every five years. DWR estimates annual agricultural,urban, and environmental water use for each CWP update. Data collected throughland and water use surveys provide essential information needed for the CWP. TheCWP is primarily a statewide water planning and regional water managementdocument. In addition to water planning, DWR uses the data as input for varioushydrologic and economic models, for developing trends in cropping patterns, and toestimate the impact of various scenarios of future population growth on the agriculturalland resources of California.Land use data are collected and digitally mapped through periodic surveys of eachcounty, with an emphasis on irrigated agricultural land uses. Field surveys areconducted to identify the crops being produced and other land uses. Informationregarding irrigation methods is also collected if readily available. The data collectedduring the surveys go through quality control, after which the data are tabulated andsummarized by Detailed Analysis Units (DAUs) within each county. The DAUinformation can then be aggregated into larger areas as needed.

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Product Codes: 96194, 92033

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of California - Water Resources Department of

State: California

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Araya Rabidoux 1416 9th Street, Room 406-10, Sacramento, California, 95814




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