Elsinore Valley and others partner to conduct ecosystem restoration study on Lake Elsinore

Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District (EVMWD) is partnering with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, City of Lake Elsinore and the Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District to restore aquatic habitat in Lake Elsinore. The Lake Elsinore Continuing Authorities Program 206 Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration agreement allows participating agencies …

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Invasive algae found in Newport Bay

A recent discovery of an invasive alga in the China Cove area of Newport Bay is drawing concern from officials due to the rapid growth and threat to the environment. The alga, which is native to Florida and other subtropical and tropical locales, is scientifically known as Caulerpa prolifera. This …

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MWD invests $19.6 million in Santa Monica recycling project

During a recent meeting, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s (MWD) board of directors voted to provide funding of up to $19.6 million to the Santa Monica’s Sustainable Water Supply Project. The recycled water and groundwater recovery project is expected to produce up to 750 million gallons of water …

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