Agency officials understand the complexities, interrelationships and importance to sustain reliable and affordable water and energy for Placer County’s present and future needs. The Agency holds extensive “area of origin” surface water entitlements within Placer County on the Middle Fork American River. Water is sold wholesale to various water purveyors who retail it to their customers. Agency Wide activities are varied and far ranging. These include involvement in water issues affecting Lake Tahoe and the Truckee River, the American River, the Yuba/Bear Rivers, the Sacramento River and the Bay/Delta system. The Agency is actively involved in numerous collaborative partnerships, watershed stewardship, surface and groundwater management integrated water resource planning, and regional infrastructure projects. Advocacy for Agency water entitlements and energy resources for Placer County are at the forefront of Agency Wide interests and activities.