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Sacramento CA 95814
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pressrelease State Plan Seeks To Make Water Conservation A Way of Life
SACRAMENTO – Working to make water conservation a way of life, State agencies today released a draft plan for achieving long-term efficient water use and meeting drought preparedness goals that reflect California’s diverse climate, landscape, and demographic conditions. (11/30/2016)
pressrelease Initial State Water Project Allocation Set at 20 Percent
SACRAMENTO – Still early in California’s rainy season, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) today announced its initial water allocation for 2017 of 20 percent of the requests by the 29 public agencies served by the State Water Project (SWP). (11/29/2016)
pressrelease DWR to Hold Series of Meetings on Groundwater Best Management Practices
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) will be hosting a series of public meetings to share information and solicit feedback on draft Best Management Practices (BMPs) to guide implementation of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act. These BMPs are intended to provide clarification, guidance, and examples to help Groundwater Sustainability Agencies develop the essential elements of a Groundwater Sustainability Plan for bringing groundwater basins into balanced levels of pumping and recharge. (11/10/2016)

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