About Us

The Northern California Area Office (NCAO) is responsible for the operation and maintenance of Shasta, Keswick, Trinity, Lewiston, Spring Creek Debris, Whiskeytown, and Buckhorn Dams, including powerplants and related facilities.

In addition, NCAO supports Stony Gorge Dam operation, the Coleman, Livingston Stone and Lewiston National Fish hatcheries, administers water service contracts, and manages local Reclamation lands.

NCAO includes:

NCAO Leadership

Donald Bader, Area Manager

Elizabeth Hadley, Deputy Area Manager

NCAO Organizational Chart





Last Updated: 3/24/22