- District poised to capture more stormwater thanks to Army Corps of Engineers
- Metropolitan Water District Looks to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Address Climate Change
- Reclamation Seeks to Help Fund Watershed Groups’ On-the-Ground Watershed Management Projects
- Three California Water Agencies Awarded Nearly $800,000 to Develop Water Market Strategies
- $5 Million Fund Established by Fenner Valley Water Authority and Cadiz, Inc. for Water Quality Investments in Disadvantaged Communities
All posts tagged "conservation"
Reclamation invests nearly $2 million in CA Agricultural Water Conservation and Efficiency Grants
Three California water agencies were recently notified that they had been selected to share in nearly $2 million in Agricultural Water Conservation and Efficiency (AWCE) grants for Fiscal Year 2018. The Bureau of Reclamation announced that with...
- Posted August 21, 2018
“’Bee’yond the Water Wise Garden” Educational Book debuts at Eastern Municipal Water District
Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) is marking the 10th year of it’s annual “Write-Off” contest in collaboration with Rancho California Water District (RCWD) and the middle schools within the two agencies’ service areas. The collaboration has just...
- Posted August 19, 2018
Malibu and Topanga Canyons Challenge Community to Save 28-Million Gallons of Water Annually
On May 31, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law SB 606 establishing an indoor water use goal of 55 gallons of water per person per day through 2025. The legislation reaches ever further by instituting water...
- Posted August 2, 2018
San Diego Water Expands Partnership with San Diego Gas & Electric for Low-Income Residents
In an effort to increase the availability of devices that save both water and energy for low-income residents, San Diego County Water Authority (SDWA) is expanding a long-running partnership with San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E). SDWA...
- Posted July 31, 2018
Two Water-Wise Landscaping Exhibits Available at Community Fairs
Water-wise landscaping continues to be a priority for Californians as we potentially face more drought conditions including longer periods of drought and increased hot temperatures. Two water-wise landscaping exhibits re currently available at California Fairs – one...
- Posted July 23, 2018
Toro Launches Land. Water. Thrive. Initiative to Foster Water Use Efficiency, Sustainable Practices
Honoring a commitment to helping customers and communities worldwide enhance the beauty, productivity and sustainability of the land, The Toro Company is proud to introduce its new Land. Water. Thrive. initiative. The initiative is part of the...
- Posted July 18, 2018
Saving Water and Money Drive MWD’s New Landscape Transformation Program
Saving water and money go hand-in-hand with a new conservation program launched Monday by the Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California. As temperatures edge upwards of 100 degrees even in Los Angeles and nearby cities, MWD...
- Posted July 11, 2018
U.S. Water Use in 2015 Lower than 1970 Levels per United States Geological Survey
A new United States Geological Survey (USGS) report indicates that water use across the country has fallen to its lowest recorded level in 45 years. The report found that 322 billion gallons of water per day (Bgal/d)...
- Posted June 22, 2018
Nestlé Announces Intent to Certify all Sites to the Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard by 2025
Nestlé Waters, headquartered in Vittel, France recently announced its intent to certify all of its sites to the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Standard by 2025. This decision is an extension of its commitment to water stewardship;...
- Posted June 14, 2018
Two federal agencies aim to improve California Agricultural Water Efficiency with $2.5 Million
Portions of six California water/irrigation districts are slated to share in $2.5 million to improve the efficiency of agricultural water use. The United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service NRCS) in California, in partnership with...
- Posted June 13, 2018