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Public Affairs Office
1416 9th Street, Room 204
Sacramento CA 95814
Phone: (916) 653-6192
Fax:  (916) 653-4684

Public Affairs Office

Erin Mellon
Assistant Director
Work: (916) 653-5791

Media & Public Information Branch

Maggie Macias
Information Officer II
Work: (916) 653-8743
Cell: (916) 836-2016
Lauren Bisnett
Information Officer
Work: (916) 653-7564
Doug Carlson
Information Officer
Work: (916) 653-5114
Jennifer Iida
Information Officer
Work: (916) 653-3925
Cell: (916) 708-4962
Christina Jimenez
Information Officer
Work: (916) 653-0979
Elizabeth Scott
Information Officer
Work: (916) 653-9515
Cell: (916) 712-3904
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The Public Affairs Office has compiled a variety of documents for the media with program specifics and links to quickly locate basic water information in order to rapidly and accurately disseminate stories, saving time during eventful water seasons.

Fact Sheets:

Quick Web Link Directory:


Visit DWR's online Photo Library to view past floods, levee sites, and other field photographs. Visit the DWR Video Archive for general, educational and department stock footage videos.

For immediate information, contact a DWR Information Officer in the Public Affairs Office.