DWR released the Final 2018 Update to the California Water Plan.
We strive to receive broad input and support from Californians in producing a strategic water plan that:
- Meets California Water Code requirements
- Guides State investments in innovation and infrastructure
- Advances integrated water management and sustainable outcomes
There are a number of ways individuals and organizations can participate in current and future Water Plan updates.
- Subscribe to Water Plan eNews to receive updates on current and future Water Plan activities and related news. You can also suggest an eNews items and let us know if you have comments or questions via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Participate in Policy Advisory Committee (Policy AC) meetings by viewing our Calendar to find information on future meetings. All Policy AC meetings are open to the public.
- California Native American tribes and tribal organizations can join and participate on Tribal Advisory Committee meetings.
- Provide public comments to released documents or meetings.
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) is pleased to announce a 30-day public comment period for the California Water Plan Update 2018 Public Review Draft (PRD).
DWR released the Public Review Draft of the California Water Plan Update 2018. The revised plan outlines a path for new or modernized infrastructure, restored ecosystems, efficient regulation, cooperation across water management sectors, and greater return on investment