- Developer to Pay Penalty for Stormwater Violations
- Central Valley Project Water Allocation Increased for Friant Division
- Dry Weather and Low Flows Prompt Restrictions for Junior Water Rights Holders
- Reclamation announces Shasta non-critical water year
- Local Water Resilience Projects Receive $65.8 Million in Grants from DWR
All posts tagged "conservation"
Desert Water Agency earns $425,000 in Grants for Grass Removal Program
Desert Water Agency (DWA) was awarded $425,000 from the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and US Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) for its grass removal program. These funds will help residents, businesses and homeowners associations within Desert...
- Posted July 5, 2020
Reclamation provides $3.3 million to 52 WaterSMART Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects
The Bureau of Reclamation has selected 52 projects in 13 states in the West to share $3.3 million in WaterSMART grants for small-scale water efficiency improvements. These projects deliver on the Department of the Interior and Reclamation’s...
- Posted June 30, 2020
West Basin expands recycled water use at Torrance Commerce Center
West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) announced the completion of a new recycled water project at the Torrance Commerce Center (Center) earlier this week. The Center, which is located on the former Toyota North American Headquarters...
- Posted June 13, 2020
West Basin Recognizes Community Volunteers
Since 2014, West Basin has provided more than 8,000 free rain barrels to residents throughout the District’s 180-square mile service area. West Basin’s rain barrel events regularly attract hundreds of participants at a time, requiring a dedicated...
- Posted June 7, 2020
West Basin Announces Water Education Series
West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) has announced their a summer lineup of virtual education classes and other family-friendly resources. The District’s “Summer Splash” series offers free interactive learning opportunities for adults and students covering important...
- Posted June 1, 2020
Contra Costa Water District Offers Water Wise Phone Consultations
In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 and practice social distancing, the Contra Costa Water District (CCWD) is offering Water Wise Phone Consultations to district customers. District staff are available to provide personalized phone assistance...
- Posted April 19, 2020
EPA to Maintain WaterSense Program Specifications
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced yesterday that the agency will not make updates or changes to the WaterSense program specifications as directed by America’s Water Infrastructure Act (AWIA) of 2018. “Today’s action is yet another...
- Posted April 8, 2020
CDFW Awards $37 Million for Ecosystem and Watershed Restoration, Protection and Scientific Study Projects
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) recently announced the selection of 40 multi-benefit ecosystem restoration and protection projects to receive funding under its Proposition 1 and Proposition 68 grant programs. The awards, totaling $37 million,...
- Posted March 31, 2020
IEUA and The City of Chino Cancel Annual Earth Day Celebration
Since 2008, Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA/ Agency) and the City of Chino have hosted an annual two-day Earth Day event for students and the community to learn about water conservation and environmental stewardship through activities and...
- Posted March 30, 2020
Vallecitos employee leads by example with WaterSmart Landscape Makeover
We hear all the time that Californians need to conserve water through watersmart landscaping and using drought tolerant plants. Well, one Vallecitos Water District employee has taken that message to heart. Development Services Coordinator Eileen Koonce recently...
- Posted March 15, 2020