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Jan. 8: California Water Plan Update 2013 Technical Information Webinar

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The California Water and Environmental Modeling Forum is partnering with the California Department of Water Resources on a virtual workshop on the California Water Plan Update 2013. The webinar will be held on Thursday January 8th, 9:30am-12pm. The webinar will provide an overview of the recently released California Water Plan Update 2013 with a focus on … Continue reading Jan. 8: California Water Plan Update 2013 Technical Information Webinar

Sustainable Groundwater Management Act…What You Need to Know

This Wednesday from 12:00 pm to 1:30 PM Pacific Standard Time, the Groundwater Resources Association of California (GRAC) is offering a webcast on the recently passed Sustainable Groundwater Management Act of 2014 (SGM Act). Speakers will provide an overview of the SGM Act, state and local agency roles and responsibilities, legal implications and challenges of … Continue reading Sustainable Groundwater Management Act…What You Need to Know

Water in the News!

Lots of good news in the water world!   LA Times : Water conservation efforts pay off: U.S. usage lowest in decades  http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-water-20141112-story.html USGS Reports National Water-Use at Lowest Levels since before 1970 http://www.usgs.gov/newsroom/article.asp?ID=4048#.VGpJ4PlzSgt Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2010 – A USGS Report http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1405/ City of Los Angeles and Great Basin Unified … Continue reading Water in the News!

California Water Plan Update 2013 Released

The Governor’s office has released the final version of California Water Plan Update 2013, including the Highlights booklet outlining California’s strategic water roadmap. Update 2013 is designed to work in tandem, and help implement, the Governor’s Water Action Plan. At more than 3,500 pages, Update 2013 covers a variety of information, from detailed descriptions of … Continue reading California Water Plan Update 2013 Released