San Diego Region - Waste Management
San Diego Regional Landfill Information
- Republic Services - San Diego Landfill Systems (Sycamore and Otay Landfills)
- West Miramar Landfill - City of San Diego
- Prima Deshecha Landfill (Orange County)
Animal Carcass/Pickup and Disposal
Please contact your local City or County agencies for information on pickup of dead animals and disposal guidance for animal carcasses.
- City of San Diego
- County of San Diego
- State Water Board guidance on managing mass mortality wastes from disasters
- Residents can also contact local landfills for disposal of animal carcasses.
Other Waste Management Services
Other San Diego Water Board Website References
- Solid Waste Management Information (Landfills, animal carcasses, auto dismantlers, construction/demolition debris)
- Erosion Control/Dredge and Fill Information (emergency dredge and fill, guidance on sediment/erosion controls)
- Technical Documents/References (debris removal, food wastes, household haz-waste, ash cleanup)
- Other Wildfire Related Links
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- John Odermatt -
Senior Engineering Geologist
Groundwater Protection Unit
- Laurie Walsh -
Senior WRC Engineer
Storm Water Management Unit
- Eric Becker - Senior WRC Engineer
Wetland and Riparian Protection Unit
(Page last updated 3/8/18)
Water is a precious resource in California, and maintaining its quality is of utmost importance to safeguard the health of the public and the environment.