Friant Authorities

Friant Water Authority

The Friant Water Authority (FWA) is a joint powers authority comprised of 22 member districts located in Fresno, Tulare and Kern counties. In addition to its primary mission of operating and maintaining the Friant-Kern Canal, FWA also addresses various water supply, financial, legislative, legal and other policy issues on behalf of its membership. Delano-Earlimart Irrigation District is a member of the FWA. For a direct link to the FWA Web site, click here.

Friant Water Users Authority

Friant Water Users Authority (FWUA) is a joint powers authority that has member districts in Madera, Fresno, Tulare and Kern counties. The FWUA is staffed by employees of the Friant Water Authority under an agreement between the two organizations. FWUA is maintained to work on projects and legal matters that preceded the formation of the Friant Water Authority. Delano-Earlimart Irrigation District is a member of the FWUA. For a direct link to the FWUA Web site, click here.