DWR Updates

Go Golden check presentation to the Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District.

As part of our continued partnership with local experts to make strategic investments in water supply resilience projects across the state, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) presented a $5.5 million grant to the Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District to support groundwater resilience in Central Coast communities, including disadvantaged ...

A drone photo shows the Fremont Weir along the Sacramento River overtopping in the wake of an atmospheric river in California. Photo taken February 6, 2024.

Set into the banks of the Sacramento River as it winds its way south from its Mount Shasta headwaters are six large concrete structures which, despite their size, go largely unnoticed until the rains come and the river rises, threatening floods.