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pressrelease Lead Agencies to Publish Partially Recirculated Draft BDCP, EIR/EIS, and Implementing Agreement
The Department of Water Resources and the other state and federal agencies leading the Bay Delta Conservation Plan will publish a Recirculated Draft BDCP, Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS), and Implementing Agreement (IA) in early 2015. (08/27/2014)
pressrelease Landscaper Workshops Scheduled in Truckee: ‘Get Ahead or Get Parched: 6 Ways To Survive the Drought’
SACRAMENTO – A workshop for professional landscapers has been scheduled in Truckee, CA to help them efficiently manage water during the ongoing drought. Landscape watering is a prime conservation opportunity, since improperly managed outdoor watering can be exceptionally wasteful.
The Truckee workshop (in English only) will be from 8 a.m. to noon on Friday, September 5 at the Truckee Donner Public Utility District (PUD) building, 11570 Donner Pass Road in Truckee. (08/25/2014)
DWR news release DWR Highlights New Photo Library
SACRAMENTO – As California’s drought continues to focus media and public attention on the state, the Department of Water Resources is launching a new and improved online photo library. The self-service website allows users to download photos in a variety of formats and resolutions free of charge. The site replaces the older, static photo library that was accessible from the DWR home page. (08/07/2014)

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