- John Rossi, General Manager at Western Municipal Water District, announces his year-end retirement
- Two CWA Members participate in NARUC Summer Policy Summit in San Diego
- Foothill Municipal Water District announces September 23 water celebration at Descanso Gardens
- Halla Razak appointed as Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s new General Manager effective Dec. 1
- Workshop for mercury-impaired reservoirs operators, owners scheduled for Oct. 11
All posts tagged "conservation"
Tuolumne County settles with Central Valley Regional Water Board for sediment runoff
Tuolumne County’s alleged violations of stormwater permit requirements due to sediment discharges have been settled with the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (Water Board). Tuolumne County has agreed to pay $131,464 and to comply with...
- Posted April 10, 2017
February’s statewide water savings tops 25 percent with significant drop in use in the South Coast
Hailing the state’s February 25.1 percent drop in water use State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Chair Felicia Marcus praised Californians for their conservation saying, “Even with a banner year for winter precipitation, Californians have continued to...
- Posted April 6, 2017
WateReuse California honors leaders fostering sustainable water reuse throughout California
WateReuse California recently recognized leaders in the water reuse community in seven categories for their on-going efforts in creating sustainable, locally controlled water supplies throughout the state. The awards presentation was part of the 2017 WateReuse California...
- Posted March 28, 2017
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden chosen as 2016 City Water Hero
The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden (SBBG) was recently awarded the 2016 Water Hero Award by the city of Santa Barbara for serving as a role model for sustainable landscape practices, as well as for their recent achievement...
- Posted March 27, 2017
Department of Water Resources announces water-energy grants to 14 agencies
Fourteen agencies and organizations have been awarded grants totaling nearly $18 million for projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve water and energy use efficiency according to new information from the state’s Department of Water Resources...
- Posted March 25, 2017
New retro design ad campaign for water savings launched by Metropolitan Water District
Another spate of winter rain storms may be present in Southern California this week but it won’t halt the need for Angelenos to continue saving water and to make it a life-long habit. And that’s the message...
- Posted March 23, 2017
Monte Vista Water District celebrates Fix a Leak Week March 20-24
Although California’s reservoirs may finally be brimming with water, and more rain is in the forecast, Californians still need to look for opportunities to save water. Monte Vista Water District will celebrate Fix a Leak Week March...
- Posted March 20, 2017
January’s water savings of 20.5 percent surpasses last January’s 17.2 percent
Californians clearly understand the need for water conservation. Though this winter’s epic storms have made water more abundant in previously parched California, urban Californians monthly water conservation was 20.5 percent this January (when compared to the January...
- Posted March 9, 2017
Student art contests announced by two Southern California water districts
Student art contests can provide an opportunity for children to learn about water, conservation and our dependence on this limited resource. Two Southern California water districts are now offering this opportunity to youngsters in their districts this...
- Posted February 26, 2017
Almond Board of California investing $4.7 million in sustainability and next-generation farming
The Almond Board of California (ABC) has announced an investment of $4.7 million in 82 independent, third-party research projects exploring next-generation farming and sustainability practices. The Almond Board’s research programs have been providing a scientific basis for...
- Posted February 21, 2017