Partnership News


Council Announces Excellence Awards

Friday, December 12, 2014

Congratulations to our 2014 Excellence Award Winners who were recently recognized during the Council's Plenary meeting in Irvine.

Llana Sherman Excellence Award for Local/Community Innovations
- Chris Dundon, Contra Costa Water District

Mike Moynahan Excellence Award for Statewide/Institutionalized Innovations
- Robert Wilkinson, Bren School at UC Santa Barbara
- Manucher Alemi, CA Department of Water Resources

Please click the header to read more.


Don't Be Fooled by Unwise Water-Wise Plan Choices

by Plant Right’s Greg Richardson

Wednesday, December 03, 2014
California’s drought is popularizing low-water landscaping: lawns are coming out, sustainable landscaping is
going in.
 
Fortunately, water agencies, nurseries, and garden media are all promoting drought-tolerant
plant lists to guide purchasing decisions and reduce water usage. Unfortunately, in this rush for
water conservation, invasive plants are creeping onto some of these lists! Maybe you’ve already
noticed…

Click here to read the full story. 

Per Capita Daily Water Use Numbers Released by the State Water Board

Thursday, November 06, 2014

The State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) recently released per capita daily water use numbers as well as their 6th web-based performance report.

For more information on the per capita daily water use, click here:                                      http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/press_room/press_releases/2014/pr110414_rgcpd.pdf

For more information on the web-based performance reports, click here:
http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/press_room/press_releases/2014/pr110414.pdf

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