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Press Release - December 22, 2020
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. (Dec. 22, 2020) –– The Orange County Water District (OCWD; the District) Board of Directors elected Stephen R. Sheldon to serve as the District’s board president, and Cathy Green and Tri Ta to serve as first and second vice president, respectively. The board will lead the District in fulfilling its mission to protect and manage the Orange County Groundwater Basin, which provides 77% of the water to 2.5 million people in north and central Orange County. The elections were held during last week’s board of directors meeting.
Orange County Water District - December 22, 2020
Orange County Water District (Fountain Valley, CA) - December 17, 2020
California Water News
SCV News - December 22, 2020
PFAS, visit www.yourSCVwater.com/pfas. About SCV Water: The Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency (SCV Water) is a full-service regional water
Recorderonline.com - December 22, 2020
as he wants legislation that includes the State Water Project's goals to meet the state's water needs as a whole. But California still did
AgNet West - December 22, 2020
The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) is calling for increased climate change collaboration. DWR is encouraging more
U.S. House of Representatives - December 21, 2020
. Sánchez. “I want to thank Reps. Napolitano and Chu, Senator Feinstein, and appropriators for working with me to ensure construction of the
Los Angeles Times (Premium) - December 18, 2020
at 38% of average for the date, according to the California Department of Water Resources. The index is the average of eight precipitation
Western Livestock Journal - December 18, 2020
is facing another year of lower water allocation. The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) board announced earlier this month
New Times San Luis Obispo - December 17, 2020
established as its own entity in 2019, when the California Department of Water Resources granted a request to separate Arroyo Grande from
- December 16, 2020
OWOW Stakeholders and Santa Ana Watershed community are invited to a virtual OWOW Stakeholder meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 21, 2021. OWOW will continue to encourage development of water resources projects with benefits that fall into multiple categories (e.g. drinking water supply, stormwater, disadvantaged community-focused, forest-health, etc.).
National Water News
Phys.org - December 22, 2020
implications for water recycling, since we need to extract any PFAS before water reuse. Q: What is the one key thing you want people to
U.S. House of Representatives - December 21, 2020
field roundtable in Baldwin Park, California in Napolitano’s district, for a policy discussion on “America’s Water Resources Infrastructure:
The Farmer - December 17, 2020
other needs for funding. Those in California sought help with groundwater recharge and water efficiency to help growers withstand new
Water Reuse & Desal
Orange County Register - December 22, 2020
% of its water, with the rest coming from a huge groundwater basin fed by stormwater and by the pioneering Groundwater Replenishment System.
Water Online - December 22, 2020
benefits. Our goal is for the AOS to be a by-word for water reuse." "BioLargo's Advanced Oxidation System (AOS) technology has the
The Mercury News - December 22, 2020
because of the drought, water diversions and climate change. The salinity could get worse if the proposed California WaterFix tunnels
Citizens Journal - December 17, 2020
Camarillo, California – City of Camarillo receives a $6.44 Million Federal WaterSMART Desalination grant, in addition to the original $5
Local News
Press Release - December 11, 2020
COSTA MESA, Calif.; December 11, 2020 — Mesa Water District (Mesa Water®) is pleased to announce that the Mesa Water Board of Directors (Board) officially named Marice H. DePasquale to serve as Board President and Shawn Dewane to serve as Vice President for 2020-2022, at its Board meeting on December 10.

About Orange County Water District (OCWD)
OCWD manages the large groundwater basin that underlies north and central Orange County and provides water to approximately 2.5 million people. OCWD is a special district established by the California State Legislature in 1933 and governed by a 10‐member board of directors. It is committed to enhancing Orange County’s groundwater quality and reliability in an environmentally friendly and economical manner. The following cities utilize the groundwater basin managed by OCWD: Anaheim, Buena Park, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, La Palma, Los Alamitos, Newport Beach, Orange, Placentia, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, Stanton, Tustin, Villa Park, Westminster and Yorba Linda. For more information, please visit www.ocwd.com.
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