- 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"
New California Water Board Appointee E. Joaquin Esquivel Confirmed by State Senate
Following the March 14 recommendation by the Senate Rules Committee that he be confirmed to serve on the State Water Resources Control Board and after Governor Edmund G. (“Jerry”) Brown Jr. appointed E. Joaquin Esquivel to the...
- Posted April 6, 2018
LADWP wins award for Enhanced Energy Savings Assistance Program to assist low-income customers
The California Municipal Utilities Association (CMUA) recently honored the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) for a joint program with the Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) that provides free energy and water efficiency upgrades for...
- Posted April 2, 2018
UTC Aerospace Systems aims to save additional 25-million gallons of water at Santa Fe Springs site
After nearly three years of initiative planning, design and construction with the state of California and the local municipal water district, UTC Aerospace Systems (UTCAS) has launched first U.S.-based water reclamation initiative at its manufacturing facility in...
- Posted March 23, 2018
Bureau of Reclamation announces three grant opportunities as part of the WaterSMART program
In an effort to plan for and implement actions to increase water supply reliability, the Bureau of Reclamation has announced three funding opportunities for fiscal year 2018. Through the Department of the Interior’s WaterSMART program initiative, Reclamation...
- Posted March 22, 2018
$14.7 Million Advertising Contract Approved by Metropolitan Water Board to promote Conservation
The Los Angeles-based full-service advertising firm Quigley-Simpson & Heppelwhite has been chosen from among nine firms to produce the next water conservation campaign for Metropolitan Water District of Southern California. The $14.7 million contract was approved by...
- Posted March 19, 2018
Seven California Colleges earn $10,000 grants from World Water Forum for Conservation Programs
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) announced yesterday that seven California colleges and universities have been selected to receive $10,000 grants from World Water Forum (WWF) to fund proposals to develop new water conservation and supply...
- Posted March 13, 2018
Earth Night in the Garden Returns for a Final Year
Earth Night in the Garden is celebrating its final year with a FREE celebration that the whole family will enjoy. On Friday, April 20, 2018 from 3:00-7:00 P.M. the community is invited to join the fun with...
- Posted March 12, 2018
January 2018 Statewide Conservation Data Reflects a Dismal 0.8 Percent Savings
In spite of mid-Water Year (WY) 2018 concerns of another drought and discussions of mandatory and enforceable water restrictions, the State Water Resources Control Board reported on Tuesday that the state’s water savings for January were a...
- Posted March 11, 2018
Western Municipal Water District completes new recycled waterline
Western Municipal Water District’s Meridian Recycled Water Pipeline project, which began in 2014, has recently been completed and was celebrated by the district’s Board of Directors, staff and regional partners earlier this week. The new recycled waterline...
- Posted March 9, 2018
Partnership between Caltrans and Elkhorn Slough Foundation transfers 167 acres of pristine wetlands
Being hailed as a “first of its kind partnership” the Transportation Agency for Monterey County and Caltrans recently transferred 167 acres of land to the Elkhorn Slough Foundation (ESF) for the permanent conservation of the Elkhorn Highlands...
- Posted February 18, 2018