Water Resources in El Dorado County

 Irrigation And Groundwater

   
Articles on Irrigation And Groundwater
pdf Lawn Irrigation Guide: An Easy Way to Save Water
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Lawn irrigation accounts for nearly half of homeowner water usage. Many homeowners irrigate too often and for too short a period to meet lawn and especially landscaping (tree and shrub) needs.

pdf Water Quality in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

pdf Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2010
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This report is the 13th in a series of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Circular reports that have been published every 5 years since 1950.

pdf Water Transfers in the West: Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
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Provides an overview on how the region can help meet growing demands for water with voluntary market-based sales and leases of water rights.

Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals
There are 109 resources serving El Dorado County in the following categories:
map itMap of Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals serving El Dorado County
Geologists / Hydrologists
Abbie Goldstein
Sigma Prime Geosciences, Inc. - Principal Geologist - Half Moon Bay, CA
Brett Jordan, PhD, PE
HydroGeo Designs LLC - Hydraulic Engineer - Houston, TX
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Hoover Consulting
Michael F. Hoover - Santa Barbara, CA
HWR Engineering & Science
Mike Wilson - Arcata, CA
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist - Gunnison, CO
John McCullah
Salix Applied Earthcare LLC - Redding, CA
Ninyo & Moore
- San Diego, CA
O'Connor Environmental Inc.
Matt O'Connor - Principal Geomorphologist/Hydrologist - Healdsburg, CA
Plumas Geo-Hydrology
Burkhard Bohm - Portola, CA
Richard Kattelmann
- Crowley Lake, CA
Government Agencies
Bureau of Land Management
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
California Coastal Conservancy
Dick Wayman - Communications Director - Oakland, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Fish and Game
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Karen Ross - Secretary of Food & Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
Farm Service Agency
USDA - Washington, DC
National Invasive Species Council
U.S. Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USDA - Washington, DC
State and Private Forestry
USDA Forest Service - Office of Communication - Washington, DC
Tahoe Conservancy
Jane Freeman - Deputy Director - South Lake Tahoe, CA
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Washington, DC
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Washington, DC
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Washington, DC
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Cheyenne, WY
Western Governors’ Association
James Ogsbury - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Irrigation Suppliers and Contractors
Agri Drain
Charlie Schafer - President - Adair, IA
BountiGel
mOasis Inc - Union City, CA
California Turf and Irrigation Supply
- Hesperia, CA
Maximized Water Management LLC
William (Bill) Fuchs - Owner - Chester, ID
Netafim Drip-Micro Irrigation Products
Netafim USA - Fresno, CA
Pump Monitor
PowWow Energy, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA
Reinke Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Chris Roth - President - Deshler, NE
Tule Evapotranspiration
Tule Technologies Inc - Tom Shapland - Concord, CA
Soil / Water Testing Labs
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
Biological Control Program
Mike Pitcairn - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
CalFire Resource Management
- Sacramento, CA
California Certified Farmers Market Program
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Farmland Conservation Program (Williamson Act)
John Lowrie - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Improvement Program
Jeffrey Calvert, Forestry Assistance - California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Legacy Program
Jeff Calvert, Forest Stewardship Program Manager - California Dept. of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Invasive Species Program
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch - California Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Land Acquisition Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Landowner Incentive Program
Heidi West - Sacramento, CA
California Noxious Weed Information Program
Dr. Dean KelchCA
California Public Access Program
- Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Rangeland, Grazing Land and Grassland Protection Program
John P. Donnelly - Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Waterfowl Habitat Program
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Center for Invasive Species Research
Mark Hoddle - Director of Center for Invasive Species Research, Extension Specialist - Riverside, CA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Habitat Restoration Program (HRP)
DOI Bureau of Reclamation - Sacramento, CA
Coho Salmon Habitat Enhancement Leading to Preservation Act (Coho HELP Act)
CDFW Fisheries Branch - Sacramento, CA
Division of Marketing Services
CA Department of Food and Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration Program
CDFW Water Branch - Sacramento, CA
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
CalRecycleCA
Farmland Mapping and Monitoring Program
- Sacramento, CA
Fisheries Restoration Grant Program
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
Forest Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Program (General)
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Inland Wetland Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Keep Me Wild
California Department of Fish and Game - Sacramento, CA
LandSmart
Sonoma RCD - Santa Rosa, CA
Oak Woodlands Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Permanent Wetland Easement Program
Heidi West - Lead Coordinator - Comprehensive Wetland Habitat Program - Sacramento, CA
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Program (PLM)
CDFW Wildlife Branch - Sacramento, CA
Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program
Victoria Barr - Sacramento, CA
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
California Department of Conservation - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
The Environmental Enhancement And Mitigation Program
CA Natural Resources Agency - Sacramento, CA
Timberland Conservation Program
CDFW - Sacramento, CA
Water Conservation
Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition
Anne Cook - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
California Agricultural Water Stewardship Initiative
Allan Fulton - UC Cooperative Extension - Red Bluff, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
- San Luis Obispo, CA
Perkins Design Associates
S. Perkins - Fresno, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
Restore America's Estuaries
Elsa Carlisle - Senior Director of Restoration & Administration - Arlington, VA
River Partners
John Carlton - President - Chico, CA
Specialized Landscape Mgmt. Svcs. Inc.
- Simi Valley, CA
Valley WaterWise
Jennifer L. Feaster - Del Rey, CA
Water Insight
Peter Yolles - Founder and Principal - Tiburon, CA
WaterSmart Software
- San Francisco, CA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Agricultural Water Management Council
Mike Wade - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Association of California Water Agencies
Ellen Martin - Outreach Specialist - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Richard Loncarovich - Ombudsperson - Rancho Cordova, CA
El Dorado County Water Agency
- Shingle Springs, CA
El Dorado Irrigation District
- Placerville, CA
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lauri Kemper - Ombudsman - So. Lake Tahoe, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
South Tahoe Public Utility District
Richard Solbrig - General Manager - South Lake Tahoe, CA
Tahoe City Public Utility District
Cindy Gustafson - District General Manager - Tahoe City, CA

 Water Best Management Practices

   
Articles on Water Best Management Practices
pdf State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

pdf Lawn Irrigation Guide: An Easy Way to Save Water
By:

Lawn irrigation accounts for nearly half of homeowner water usage. Many homeowners irrigate too often and for too short a period to meet lawn and especially landscaping (tree and shrub) needs.

pdf SeaStates 2013: How Well Does Your State Protect Your Coastal Waters?
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Here, using publicly available information, the Marine Conservation Institute and Mission Blue present the first scientifically rigorous quantitative account of no-take marine reserves in the waters of US coastal states and territories.

pdf New Study Improves Drought Prediction Methods
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A new study by researchers at Oklahoma State University’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences may well improve the predictability of seasonal droughts and provide a better way for farmers to determine when drought conditions are likely to occur.

Conducting a Household Water Audit

Conducting a water audit can help you save money by reducing your home water bill (and sewer bill if you are connected to a public sewer system).& ...

pdf Water Quality in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

pdf Water Resource Management in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-03: As the preeminent authority on water management within their boundaries, states have the right to develop, use, control and distribute the surface water and groundwater located within their boundaries, subject to international treaties and interstate agreements and judicial decrees.

pdf Water Transfers in the West: Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
By:

Provides an overview on how the region can help meet growing demands for water with voluntary market-based sales and leases of water rights.

 Water Conservation

   
Articles on Water Conservation
pdf IFDM Landowner Manual Appendices-Plants for IFDM, laws, etc

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Glossary of technical terms for Integrated Farm Drainage Management

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM Laws & Regulations

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM References

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM Economics

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Irrigation Drainage Water and Effects on Wildlife

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Plant Selection for Integrated Farm Drainage Management

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Drainage Water Characteristics

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Salt Management Using Integration Farm Drainage Management

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Impact of Geology and Soils on Drainage Water

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

pdf IFDM, Integrated Farm Drainage Management introduction

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

Water Conservation and Washing Vehicles

Water conservation begins at home. Taking a few, simple steps when washing your boat or vehicle (including automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, and trailers) can help to conserve water and protect the quality of nearby water bodies.

Tips for the Home Gardener for Efficient Water Use

Find watering tips for your garden.

pdf New Study Improves Drought Prediction Methods
By:

A new study by researchers at Oklahoma State University’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences may well improve the predictability of seasonal droughts and provide a better way for farmers to determine when drought conditions are likely to occur.

Conducting a Household Water Audit

Conducting a water audit can help you save money by reducing your home water bill (and sewer bill if you are connected to a public sewer system).& ...

pdf Methyl Mercury in Sportfish - Information for Fish Consumers

Methylmercury is a form of mercury that is found in most freshwater and saltwater fish. In some lakes, rivers, and coastal waters in California, methylmercury has been found in some types of fish at concentrations that may be harmful to human health.

Water Conservation Organizations & Professionals
There are 67 resources serving El Dorado County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Conservation Organizations & Professionals serving El Dorado County
State Funding / Technical Resources
Biological Control Program
Mike Pitcairn - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
CalFire Resource Management
- Sacramento, CA
California Certified Farmers Market Program
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Farmland Conservation Program (Williamson Act)
John Lowrie - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Improvement Program
Jeffrey Calvert, Forestry Assistance - California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Legacy Program
Jeff Calvert, Forest Stewardship Program Manager - California Dept. of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Invasive Species Program
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch - California Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Land Acquisition Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Landowner Incentive Program
Heidi West - Sacramento, CA
California Noxious Weed Information Program
Dr. Dean KelchCA
California Public Access Program
- Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Rangeland, Grazing Land and Grassland Protection Program
John P. Donnelly - Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Waterfowl Habitat Program
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Center for Invasive Species Research
Mark Hoddle - Director of Center for Invasive Species Research, Extension Specialist - Riverside, CA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Habitat Restoration Program (HRP)
DOI Bureau of Reclamation - Sacramento, CA
Coho Salmon Habitat Enhancement Leading to Preservation Act (Coho HELP Act)
CDFW Fisheries Branch - Sacramento, CA
Division of Marketing Services
CA Department of Food and Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration Program
CDFW Water Branch - Sacramento, CA
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
CalRecycleCA
Farmland Mapping and Monitoring Program
- Sacramento, CA
Fisheries Restoration Grant Program
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
Forest Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Program (General)
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Inland Wetland Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Keep Me Wild
California Department of Fish and Game - Sacramento, CA
LandSmart
Sonoma RCD - Santa Rosa, CA
Oak Woodlands Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Permanent Wetland Easement Program
Heidi West - Lead Coordinator - Comprehensive Wetland Habitat Program - Sacramento, CA
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Program (PLM)
CDFW Wildlife Branch - Sacramento, CA
Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program
Victoria Barr - Sacramento, CA
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
California Department of Conservation - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
The Environmental Enhancement And Mitigation Program
CA Natural Resources Agency - Sacramento, CA
Timberland Conservation Program
CDFW - Sacramento, CA
Water Conservation
Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition
Anne Cook - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
California Agricultural Water Stewardship Initiative
Allan Fulton - UC Cooperative Extension - Red Bluff, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
- San Luis Obispo, CA
Perkins Design Associates
S. Perkins - Fresno, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
Restore America's Estuaries
Elsa Carlisle - Senior Director of Restoration & Administration - Arlington, VA
River Partners
John Carlton - President - Chico, CA
Specialized Landscape Mgmt. Svcs. Inc.
- Simi Valley, CA
Valley WaterWise
Jennifer L. Feaster - Del Rey, CA
Water Insight
Peter Yolles - Founder and Principal - Tiburon, CA
WaterSmart Software
- San Francisco, CA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Agricultural Water Management Council
Mike Wade - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Association of California Water Agencies
Ellen Martin - Outreach Specialist - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Richard Loncarovich - Ombudsperson - Rancho Cordova, CA
El Dorado County Water Agency
- Shingle Springs, CA
El Dorado Irrigation District
- Placerville, CA
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lauri Kemper - Ombudsman - So. Lake Tahoe, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
South Tahoe Public Utility District
Richard Solbrig - General Manager - South Lake Tahoe, CA
Tahoe City Public Utility District
Cindy Gustafson - District General Manager - Tahoe City, CA

 Water Resources

   
Water Resources Organizations & Professionals
There are 67 resources serving El Dorado County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Resources Organizations & Professionals serving El Dorado County
State Funding / Technical Resources
Biological Control Program
Mike Pitcairn - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
CalFire Resource Management
- Sacramento, CA
California Certified Farmers Market Program
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Farmland Conservation Program (Williamson Act)
John Lowrie - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Improvement Program
Jeffrey Calvert, Forestry Assistance - California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Legacy Program
Jeff Calvert, Forest Stewardship Program Manager - California Dept. of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Invasive Species Program
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch - California Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Land Acquisition Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Landowner Incentive Program
Heidi West - Sacramento, CA
California Noxious Weed Information Program
Dr. Dean KelchCA
California Public Access Program
- Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Rangeland, Grazing Land and Grassland Protection Program
John P. Donnelly - Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Waterfowl Habitat Program
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Center for Invasive Species Research
Mark Hoddle - Director of Center for Invasive Species Research, Extension Specialist - Riverside, CA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Habitat Restoration Program (HRP)
DOI Bureau of Reclamation - Sacramento, CA
Coho Salmon Habitat Enhancement Leading to Preservation Act (Coho HELP Act)
CDFW Fisheries Branch - Sacramento, CA
Division of Marketing Services
CA Department of Food and Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration Program
CDFW Water Branch - Sacramento, CA
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
CalRecycleCA
Farmland Mapping and Monitoring Program
- Sacramento, CA
Fisheries Restoration Grant Program
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
Forest Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Program (General)
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Inland Wetland Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Keep Me Wild
California Department of Fish and Game - Sacramento, CA
LandSmart
Sonoma RCD - Santa Rosa, CA
Oak Woodlands Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Permanent Wetland Easement Program
Heidi West - Lead Coordinator - Comprehensive Wetland Habitat Program - Sacramento, CA
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Program (PLM)
CDFW Wildlife Branch - Sacramento, CA
Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program
Victoria Barr - Sacramento, CA
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
California Department of Conservation - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
The Environmental Enhancement And Mitigation Program
CA Natural Resources Agency - Sacramento, CA
Timberland Conservation Program
CDFW - Sacramento, CA
Water Conservation
Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition
Anne Cook - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
California Agricultural Water Stewardship Initiative
Allan Fulton - UC Cooperative Extension - Red Bluff, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
- San Luis Obispo, CA
Perkins Design Associates
S. Perkins - Fresno, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
Restore America's Estuaries
Elsa Carlisle - Senior Director of Restoration & Administration - Arlington, VA
River Partners
John Carlton - President - Chico, CA
Specialized Landscape Mgmt. Svcs. Inc.
- Simi Valley, CA
Valley WaterWise
Jennifer L. Feaster - Del Rey, CA
Water Insight
Peter Yolles - Founder and Principal - Tiburon, CA
WaterSmart Software
- San Francisco, CA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Agricultural Water Management Council
Mike Wade - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Association of California Water Agencies
Ellen Martin - Outreach Specialist - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Richard Loncarovich - Ombudsperson - Rancho Cordova, CA
El Dorado County Water Agency
- Shingle Springs, CA
El Dorado Irrigation District
- Placerville, CA
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lauri Kemper - Ombudsman - So. Lake Tahoe, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
South Tahoe Public Utility District
Richard Solbrig - General Manager - South Lake Tahoe, CA
Tahoe City Public Utility District
Cindy Gustafson - District General Manager - Tahoe City, CA
 

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Irrigation And Groundwater News Items
Recycled water adds to local supply - Benitolink: San Benito County News
4/21/2017 1:30:20 PM
Benitolink: San Benito County News Recycled water adds to local supply Benitolink: San Benito County News California's unique geography and Mediterranean climate have allowed the state to become one of the most productive agricultural regions in the world. The Sierra Nevada Mountain range that lines the eastern edge of the state capture and store winter ... and more »

San Luis Reservoir in California could fill for first time in six years - Fresno Bee
1/24/2017 8:07:30 PM
Fresno Bee San Luis Reservoir in California could fill for first time in six years Fresno Bee Irrigation district managers are starting to get excited about all the rain and the prospect of getting surface water this summer from Millerton Lake, via the Friant-Kern Canal, for both irrigation and groundwater recharge. “They (Bureau of Reclamation ... and more »

Scientists: California needs more groundwater data - The Desert Sun
7/4/2016 12:43:57 PM
The Desert Sun Scientists: California needs more groundwater data The Desert Sun The more scientists study California's declining supplies of groundwater, the more they're emphasizing one basic point: We still don't know nearly enough about the water in our aquifers, and we need a lot more data. That was one of the main takeaways ...

Losing snow in a changing climate - The Desert Sun
4/14/2016 8:08:31 AM
The Desert Sun Losing snow in a changing climate The Desert Sun The severe drought that has ravaged California for more than four years has coincided with record heat, and it appears to offer a preview of what the hotter droughts of the future will look like. “It's pretty dire. I think we need to start moving ...

Asking What “Caused” California's Drought Misses the Point - Slate Magazine (blog)
12/10/2014 12:48:35 AM
Slate Magazine (blog) Asking What “Caused” California's Drought Misses the Point Slate Magazine (blog) Again, even if the exceptional dryness over the last three years was proximately due to random atmospheric fluctuations, that doesn't address the long-term issue that California has with its increasing reliance on dwindling snowpack and the overdrawn ... and more »

A drier California than ever? Pretty much. - Los Angeles Times
2/2/2014 7:03:20 PM
Los Angeles Times A drier California than ever? Pretty much. Los Angeles Times How extreme is this year in California's climate history? To answer this, we need to look back further than the 119 years we have on record, to the geologic past. Based on the growth rings of trees cored throughout the Western United States, AD 1580 ... and more »

Water Conservation News Items
Water use climbs in Southern California as drought returns - Ventura County Star
2/17/2018 1:01:21 PM
Ventura County Star Water use climbs in Southern California as drought returns Ventura County Star Overall water use is climbing in Southern California as that part of the state plunges back into drought, driving state and regional water managers as they consider permanently reinstating some watering bans and conservation programs. Gov. Jerry Brown ... and more »

Water use climbs in California enclaves as drought returns - Capital Press
2/16/2018 1:05:00 PM
89.3 KPCC Water use climbs in California enclaves as drought returns Capital Press More than two-thirds of the water households consume is used outdoors, chiefly for lawns. The permanent water restrictions that the state is looking at acknowledge that what California is facing now is growing extremes in wet spells and dry spells, not ... Water use climbs in California enclaves as drought returns | 89.3 ... 89.3 KPCC POLITICAL INSIDER: Water Wasters KFSN-TV all 26 news articles »

Rachel Hutchinson, Melinda Booth: Water conservation makes sense - The Union of Grass Valley
2/16/2018 1:02:22 AM
The Union of Grass Valley Rachel Hutchinson, Melinda Booth: Water conservation makes sense The Union of Grass Valley Water conservation is a way of life in California . Our climate is characterized by wet winters followed by hot, dry summers. It follows that late into the summer, water is scarce except for in the wettest years. Below "normal" water years are common ...

Water conservation slipping statewide as dry weather returns - Record Bee
2/14/2018 6:54:00 PM
Water conservation slipping statewide as dry weather returns Record Bee SACRAMENTO >> As California suffers through another dry winter, increasing fears that drought conditions may be returning, the state's residents are dropping conservation habits that were developed during the last drought and steadily increasing their ... and more »

Water conservation slipping statewide as dry weather returns - Record Bee
2/14/2018 6:54:00 PM
Water conservation slipping statewide as dry weather returns Record Bee SACRAMENTO >> As California suffers through another dry winter, increasing fears that drought conditions may be returning, the state's residents are dropping conservation habits that were developed during the last drought and steadily inc.

California drought: Water conservation slipping statewide - The Mercury News
2/14/2018 9:01:15 AM
The Mercury News California drought: Water conservation slipping statewide The Mercury News As California suffers through another dry winter, increasing fears that drought conditions may be returning, the state's residents are dropping conservation habits that were developed during the last drought and steadily increasing their water use with ... The drought is over ... right? Analysis shows Californians using more water Daily Democrat all 2 news articles »

California's drought restrictions on wasteful water habits could be coming back — this time they'll be permanent - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
2/12/2018 10:47:06 PM
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune California's drought restrictions on wasteful water habits could be coming back — this time they'll be permanent The San Gabriel Valley Tribune In an email, Joseph Ramallo, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, said the agency supported the water board's expected actions and saw regulation “as a part of making water conservation a California way of life.” “It is just ...

The drought is back. Here's how California needs to start saving water now - Sacramento Bee
2/9/2018 1:01:08 PM
Sacramento Bee The drought is back. Here's how California needs to start saving water now Sacramento Bee In this era of climate change, the energy savings and emissions reductions associated with water conservation are equally compelling. It takes a lot of electricity to clean our water, and deliver it to homes and businesses across the state. Water ...

California's Water Savings Dwindle When Drought Fears Subside ... - Eos
2/8/2018 8:29:19 AM
Eos California's Water Savings Dwindle When Drought Fears Subside ... Eos Policy changes and media attention affect how much water Californians use, as well as how long these behaviors prevail. Could public awareness shift behaviors toward long-term conservation? Phase II of water project complete - Porterville Recorder: News Porterville Recorder all 5 news articles »

A silver lining from California's drought: Water conservation led to reduced energy use and less pollution - Fairfield Daily Republic
1/23/2018 3:02:00 AM
A silver lining from California's drought: Water conservation led to reduced energy use and less pollution Fairfield Daily Republic In April 2015, California Gov. Jerry Brown called on the people of the most populous state to reduce their water use by 25 percent in response to a punishing four-year drought. It was an audacious goal, and Californians came close to meeting it ...

Water Resources News Items
Water use climbs in Southern California as drought returns - Ventura County Star
2/17/2018 1:01:21 PM
Ventura County Star Water use climbs in Southern California as drought returns Ventura County Star Water use has been moving steadily upward since then, especially in a six-county area of Southern California that includes the biggest chunk of the state's nearly 40 million people. Water use in the region was up 3 percent in December, the last month ... and more »

What you need to know about the California WaterFix - Davis Enterprise
2/15/2018 6:15:52 PM
Davis Enterprise What you need to know about the California WaterFix Davis Enterprise Yolo Basin Foundation's Flyway Nights speaker series on Thursday, March 1, will highlight “What You Need to Know About the California WaterFix” from Brian “B.G.” Heiland, principal engineer at the State Water Project Analysis Office of the California ...

California drought returns; water use climbs in enclaves - CBS News
2/15/2018 5:25:00 PM
CBS News California drought returns; water use climbs in enclaves CBS News U.S. drought monitors this month declared parts of Southern California back in severe drought, just months after the state emerged from that category of drought. A winter of shorts and T-shirts, record warm days, and growing worry over water supply in ... Water use climbs in California enclaves as drought returns | 89.3 ... 89.3 KPCC POLITICAL INSIDER: Water Wasters KFSN-TV all 26 news articles »

Audio: 5 things to know about the plan to ship water to Southern ... - 89.3 KPCC
2/14/2018 9:15:49 PM
89.3 KPCC Audio: 5 things to know about the plan to ship water to Southern ... 89.3 KPCC A third of Southern California's water comes from the Bay Delta, where the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers merge, and where water from the north of the state mixes with water that meets in the San Francisco Bay. Mae Ryan/KPCC. Sharon McNary ... and more »

February has been bone dry. Has drought returned to California ... - Sacramento Bee
2/14/2018 5:29:32 PM
Sacramento Bee February has been bone dry. Has drought returned to California ... Sacramento Bee Sacramento has seen no rain in February. While healthy reservoir levels provide cushion, climatologists said that California is abnormally dry. and more »

California drought: Water conservation slipping statewide - The Mercury News
2/14/2018 9:01:15 AM
The Mercury News California drought: Water conservation slipping statewide The Mercury News As California suffers through another dry winter, increasing fears that drought conditions may be returning, the state's residents are dropping conservation habits that were developed during the last drought and steadily increasing their water use with ... US EPA Awards 173.5M For California Drinking Water And ... Water Online (press release) The drought is over ... right? Analysis shows Californians using more water Daily Democrat all 2 news articles »

California's drought restrictions on wasteful water habits could be coming back — this time they'll be permanent - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
2/12/2018 10:47:06 PM
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune California's drought restrictions on wasteful water habits could be coming back — this time they'll be permanent The San Gabriel Valley Tribune Anyone caught wasting water in California may be fined as much as $500 under new rules being considered by the state water board, officials said Monday. The State Water Resources Control Board is expected to adopt regulation coming before the board on ...

One year later, Oroville dam crisis still weighs on residents' minds - NBCNews.com
2/11/2018 3:10:20 PM
KCRA Sacramento One year later, Oroville dam crisis still weighs on residents' minds NBCNews.com No one knew where to go or what to do," said Widener, who fled with her 2-year-old daughter that day. A huge crater caused by a failure in the main spillway of the nearly 50-year-old dam, which at 770 feet is the nation's tallest, opened in February of ... Oroville crisis drives harder look at aging US dams Honolulu Star-Advertiser 1 year after Oroville crisis, California lawmakers approve tougher dam inspections KCRA Sacramento Oroville crisis drives hard look at aging US dams 89.3 KPCC Sacramento Bee all 185 news articles »

California cuts giant water tunnel plan in half - Curbed SF
2/8/2018 12:45:32 PM
Curbed SF California cuts giant water tunnel plan in half Curbed SF A plan to shuttle water from Northern California to the southern half of the state, via four-story tall pipelines, looks like it's been cut essentially in half, according to a missive sent by the Department of Water Resources on Wednesday. Governor ... California moves ahead with one delta tunnel, scaling back ambitious water delivery project Los Angeles Times California Downsizes Water Delivery Plan Voice of America Gov. Jerry Brown trims giant water-tunnels project The News Tribune Sacramento Bee  - Lodi News-Sentinel  - ABC News all 26 news articles »