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IID offers public tours of the Salton Sea and select district facilities. Participants will get a firsthand look at the district’s water and energy facilities as well as see notable sights throughout the Imperial Valley. Topics such as Salton Sea restoration, renewable energy generation and water conservation will be addressed by a variety of speakers representing different viewpoints.

Tours will last approximately four to five hours. Moderate to heavy walking required. Must wear closed-toe shoes and long pants. No shorts, sandals or flip-flops allowed. All participants must be 18 years or older. Refreshments will be provided. No pets please.

Additional tours will be offered in Fall 2018. Sign up for email alerts and get notified when new tours become available, click here.

Past Tours 

Salton Sea and Renewable Energy

Red Hill BayLearn about IID’s Salton Sea Restoration and Renewable Energy Initiative as you tour the Salton Sea shoreline at Red Hill Bay. Next, you’ll learn about the vast solar and geothermal resources located in the region.

From the Imperial Valley
Tuesday, February, 13, 2018
Meeting location: IID North End Facilities, 5364 Hovley Road - Westmorland, CA
7:45 a.m. - noon

From the Coachella Valley
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Meeting location: North Shore Beach & Yacht Club, Sea View Drive, Mecca  
7:45 a.m. - noon

73x73_water11 IID Imperial Dam/AAC Tour

Learn the history of IID as you travel to the Imperial Dam. Once there you will learn how this and the  All-American Canal changed the way we receive our water. 

Departing from Imperial Valley
Thursday, February 8, 2018 
Meeting location: IID Water Control, 333 E. Barioni Blvd. Imperial, CA
7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.