Water Quality

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March 29, 2022
Preservation Inc./CURES to Hold Events on Central Coast Water Quality

Under Ag Order 4.0, Preservation Inc. (PI) continues monitoring water quality of Central Coast agricultural-dominated waterways. In these upcoming meetings, PI will review past and current sampling results from the Cooperative Monitoring Program (CMP) in the Salinas and Santa Maria Valleys. The Coalition for Urban Rural Environmental Stewarship (CURES) will report on its best management practices … Read More

September 21, 2021
New Funding Opportunity for Agricultural Water Conservation and Efficiency Projects

The Bureau of Reclamation and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) are making federal funding available to improve efficiency of agricultural water use in California. Up to $1.5 million will be awarded by Reclamation in fiscal year 2022 via grants or cooperative agreements to entities with water or power delivery authority, including water districts and … Read More

August 26, 2021
Central Arizona Project Holds First Water Users Meeting After Tier 1 Shortage Declared

The Central Arizona Project (CAP) held its annual Water Users Meeting on Wednesday, August 25. This is the first public meeting since the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation published its August 2021 24-Month Study on Monday, effectively declaring a shortage on the Colorado River for the Lower Colorado River Basin.  The much-anticipated August study predicts that the elevation … Read More

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Alex Muller

Pasquineli Produce Co., Yuma, AZ