Tools, Resources and Links
The State's strategic plan for sustainably managing and developing water resources for current and future generations
DWR IRWM Web Page
Details about IRWM Regions
Prop 1 IRWM Implementation Grant Proposal Solicitation Grant - April 2019
Recommendations for sustaining and strengthening Integrated Regional Water Management - March 2017
DWR's water contingency water planning tool for small water systems and rural communities.
The Department of Water Resources has released a draft report with recommendations and guidance to help small water suppliers and rural communities plan for the next drought, wildfire, or other natural disaster that may cause water shortages. Published by DWR: April 14, 2020
DWR's Water Management Tool can assist local agencies in water management planning efforts.
The California Grants Portal (a project by the California State Library) is your one destination to find all grants and loans offered on a competitive or first-come basis by California state agencies.
The California Water Library is a program of Maven’s Notebook. It is designed to provide easy, organized access to published information about California water.
The images created by the DWR Photo unit are available as public records and are to be used for non-commercial purposes. Read the FAQs for more details.
Demographic data and analysis to sustainably manage California’s water resources.
State and Federal Agencies
DWR statewide water models and tools.
DWR developed the DAC Mapping Tool to assist local agencies and other interested parties in evaluating DAC status throughout the State, using the definition provided by Proposition 1 IRWM Guidelines (2016)
DWR developed the EDA Mapping Tool to assist local agencies and other interested parties in evaluating EDA status throughout the State, using the definition specified under the Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014 (Proposition 1) Economically Distressed Area Instructions.
White Papers, Surveys, Letters