The Carlsbad Desalination Project is expected to come online before the end of the year and produce up to 50 million gallons per day of drought-proof water for the San Diego region.

If you’re not familiar with the desalination process that turns ocean water into drinking water, or how the project was developed, check out the facility’s website: The Carlsbad Desalination Project Website.

Once your on the website, click on the Project Overview link to see the components of the project, the agreements between project partners and the environmental safeguards required of the project. Then click on the FAQs link to learn about the desalination process.