Water Resources in Mariposa 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 101 resources serving Mariposa County in the following categories:
map itMap of Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals serving Mariposa 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
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
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
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
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, 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
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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.

 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 62 resources serving Mariposa County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Conservation Organizations & Professionals serving Mariposa 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
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA

 Water Resources

   
Water Resources Organizations & Professionals
There are 62 resources serving Mariposa County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Resources Organizations & Professionals serving Mariposa 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
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
 

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Irrigation And Groundwater News Items
Recycled water adds to local supply | Benitolink: San Benito County ... - 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 ... 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. and more »

Losing snow in a changing climate - The Desert Sun
4/14/2016 12:53:05 PM
The Desert Sun Losing snow in a changing climate The Desert Sun I think we need to start moving pretty quickly, whether that's water conservation or even just more conversations about it,” said Stacy, a scientist with the Sierra Nevada Research Institute at the University of California , Merced. “We're going to have ...

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) Warming increases the rate of evaporation, increases the need for irrigation and groundwater pumping, and reduces snowpack. Droughts like this can also be self-sustaining, as drier soils lead to higher temperatures. Monday's study didn't address this ... 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 California's rapidly growing population and enormous agricultural industry rely on irrigation and groundwater . But the wetter climate needed to sustain this population is not likely to continue into the future. If the patterns of the last several ... and more »

Water Conservation News Items
Lathrop water use up over 2016 but down from 2013 - Manteca Bulletin
9/21/2017 4:38:38 AM
Lathrop water use up over 2016 but down from 2013 Manteca Bulletin But cities like Lathrop still have to report water conservation numbers to the State of California , and the 4 percent margin shows that while residents have returned to using water more freely during the hot summer months, usage still has not returned ...

Seeing is Believing: Stanford Researchers Visualize California's ... - Sierra Sun Times
9/19/2017 9:11:00 AM
Seeing is Believing: Stanford Researchers Visualize California's ... Sierra Sun Times A new web portal puts four years of California drought data into an interactive format, showing where regions met or missed water conservation goals. The idea ... and more »

California lawmakers approve $4 billion ballot measure for parks and water projects - The Mercury News
9/18/2017 7:16:41 PM
The Mercury News California lawmakers approve $4 billion ballot measure for parks and water projects The Mercury News Robert Hertzberg, D-San Fernando Valley, would have imposed strict new water conservation standards over the next decade on water districts. Many water districts have balked at statewide conservation mandates, saying they cost them millions of dollars ...

California Drought Response and Continued Need to Conserve ... - Benitolink: San Benito County News
9/16/2017 11:10:26 PM
Benitolink: San Benito County News California Drought Response and Continued Need to Conserve ... Benitolink: San Benito County News The drought that spanned water years 2012 through 2016 included the driest four-year statewide precipitation on record (2012-2015) and the smallest ... and more »

Seeing is Believing: Stanford researchers visualize California's drought - Stanford University News
9/15/2017 4:45:12 AM
Stanford University News Seeing is Believing: Stanford researchers visualize California's drought Stanford University News But as the memory of the driest four-year period in the state's history fades, Stanford researchers warn not to relax water conservation practices. “Out of the past 50 years, more than half have been dry years in California . So at a certain point, we ...

California's twin tunnels project secures water supply - The San ... - The San Diego Union-Tribune
9/13/2017 5:02:44 PM
The San Diego Union-Tribune California's twin tunnels project secures water supply - The San ... The San Diego Union-Tribune In this July 25, 2012 photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown waits for the start of a news conference in Sacramento to announce plans to build a giant twin tunnel ... and more »

Water Conservation Can Have Unintended Consequences - UCR Today (press release)
9/13/2017 4:58:27 PM
UCR Today (press release) Water Conservation Can Have Unintended Consequences UCR Today (press release) RIVERSIDE, Calif. (www.ucr.edu) — Conventional wisdom dictates water conservation can only benefit communities affected by drought. But researchers at the University of California , Riverside have deduced that indoor residential conservation can have ...

Drought's Over, Yet Californians Keep Saving Water | KQED Science - KQED
9/6/2017 1:39:50 PM
KQED Drought's Over, Yet Californians Keep Saving Water | KQED Science KQED Signage for “Water-smart renovation underway” is placed in the south side of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., April 8, 2016. The state took ... Infographic: Water use ticks up again across California | 89.3 KPCC 89.3 KPCC all 3 news articles »

Save water, save energy, save California - LA Times - Los Angeles Times
8/31/2017 8:02:27 AM
Los Angeles Times Save water, save energy, save California - LA Times Los Angeles Times California should adopt tough urban water efficiency standards. Call it the Anti-Drought: Water Officials Hope to Drive Up Water Usage Voice of San Diego all 2 news articles »

Water Resources News Items
On last day of summer, snow falling in the Sierra Nevada - ABC News
9/21/2017 5:01:58 PM
On last day of summer, snow falling in the Sierra Nevada ABC News Snow fell in the Sierra Nevada on the last day of summer, giving the towering mountain range shared by California and Nevada a wintry look in September and making travel hazardous. Sixteen vehicles crashed on Interstate 80 as snow and hail fell ... and more »

Water managers seek certainty in Colorado Basin - Aspen Journalism
9/21/2017 3:41:01 PM
Aspen Journalism Water managers seek certainty in Colorado Basin Aspen Journalism Bill Hasencamp, general manager of Colorado River resources for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California , described how in April 2015, snowpack in the Sierras was at an all-time low. But by ... That kind of turbulence places enormous ... and more »

Lathrop water use up over 2016 but down from 2013 - Manteca Bulletin
9/21/2017 4:38:38 AM
Lathrop water use up over 2016 but down from 2013 Manteca Bulletin According to the numbers that the City of Lathrop presented to the California Water Resources Control Board that summarized water usage for the month of August, Lathrop residents used 169.71 million gallons of water compared to 176.71 million gallons ...

$16 billion WaterFix would protect state water but raise water bills - 10News
9/21/2017 12:21:10 AM
10News $16 billion WaterFix would protect state water but raise water bills 10News SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KGTV) -- A $16 billion-dollar plan to upgrade California's water system would increase a ratepayer's water bill upwards of $3 a month. However, the Metropolitan Water District and Department of Water Resources said the upgrade is ... As California Aqueduct sinks Sacramento fiddles with Twin Tunnels Manteca Bulletin Why Southern California Needs California Waterfix The San Bernardino American News all 36 news articles »

Ramona Ranch: First Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing designee in county - The San Diego Union-Tribune
9/20/2017 2:53:00 PM
The San Diego Union-Tribune Ramona Ranch: First Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing designee in county The San Diego Union-Tribune Ramona Ranch Vineyard and Winery is the first in San Diego County to receive a Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing designation after meeting a comprehensive set of standards for “environmental stewardship, conservation of natural resources and ...

Coalition Reopens Fight for Improved Emergency Spillway at ... - KQED
9/19/2017 9:41:58 PM
KQED Coalition Reopens Fight for Improved Emergency Spillway at ... KQED An aerial view of the Oroville Dam emergency spillway as it appeared in late February 2017. (Kasey Schimke/California Department of Water Resources). and more »

Water district vote deals major blow to California's delta tunnel project - Los Angeles Times
9/19/2017 6:51:17 PM
Los Angeles Times Water district vote deals major blow to California's delta tunnel project Los Angeles Times The board of the Westlands Water District on Tuesday dealt a potentially fatal blow to the most ambitious California water project planned in decades. and more »

Gov. Brown's grand water-tunnel project runs into money uncertainty - SFGate
9/18/2017 10:03:52 PM
SFGate Gov. Brown's grand water-tunnel project runs into money uncertainty SFGate Erin Mellon, spokeswoman for the California Department of Water Resources , said Monday that while there's no timeline for water agencies to make their funding decision, they need to do so soon so the project can get off the ground. The department would ... San Joaquin Valley farmers think Sacramento water agencies should help pay for Delta tunnels Sacramento Bee MWD Chief Vows SoCal Water Users Won't Subsidize Agriculture's Share of Twin Tunnel Cost NBC Southern California APNewsBreak: California wants millions to fund water project ABC News YubaNet all 14 news articles »

Affordable, reliable water for California - Capitol Weekly
9/14/2017 12:18:35 PM
Capitol Weekly Affordable, reliable water for California Capitol Weekly As a former Secretary for the California Natural Resources Agency and Director of the California Department of Water Resources , I know how important both improved water efficiency and drought planning are to California's future. We are facing hotter ...

Antioch Announces Second Lawsuit Against California Department of Water Resources - EastCountyToday (press release) (registration) (blog)
9/5/2017 9:56:57 AM
Antioch Announces Second Lawsuit Against California Department of Water Resources EastCountyToday (press release) (registration) (blog) On August 25, 2017 the City of Antioch filed a second action in the Sacramento Superior Court this month against the California Department of Water Resources (“DWR”) relating to the proposed California WaterFix Project – e.g. the Twin Tunnel Project.