Maven’s Calendar of California Water Events

A comprehensive calendar of conferences, seminars, public meetings, and other events related to California water

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Cal Desal Annual Conference
Cal Desal Annual Conference @ Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa
Feb 1 – Feb 2 all-day
Cal Desal Annual Conference @ Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa
The goal of this conference is to stimulate discussion to further develop a sustainable desalination and salt management strategy for California. Click here for more information and to register.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board @ Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Feb 1 all-day
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board @ Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
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New Partners for Smart Growth
New Partners for Smart Growth
Feb 1 – Feb 3 all-day
New Partners for Smart Growth
The conference includes a six-session track on “One Water” planning and implementation. Click here for more information and to register.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
State Board of Food and Ag Meeting (Sebastopol) 12:30 pm
State Board of Food and Ag Meeting (Sebastopol) @ Iron Horse Vineyards
Feb 1 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
State Board of Food and Ag Meeting (Sebastopol) @ Iron Horse Vineyards
The California State Board of Food and Agriculture will be holding a two-day meeting to discuss a variety of local agricultural issues impacting the Delta and Sonoma County. As an advisory board to the governor and the CDFA secretary, the Board addresses issues of importance to California’s farmers, ranchers and community stakeholders. On Thursday, February 1st the Board will have [...]
Climate Chaos and Local Resilience: Water Solutions in the American West 6:00 pm
Climate Chaos and Local Resilience: Water Solutions in the American West @ Commonwealth Club
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Climate chaos looks different in different places, and in the West, it’s all about water: drought, floods, fires, unhealthy drinking water. Communities across the West are facing these challenges in interesting and unique ways. Carpe Diem West supports a network of diverse western water leaders who are implementing innovative and equitable responses to the impacts of the warming climate on [...]
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Delta Independent Science Board (Delta ISB) Meeting
Delta Independent Science Board (Delta ISB) Meeting @ Park Tower Building
Feb 2 all-day
February 2, 2018: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PST 1. Welcome and Declarations 2. Delta ISB Chair’s Report and Business Matters 3. Delta Lead Scientist Report 4. Council Chair and Executive Officer Report 5. Brief Updates on Current Reviews a) IEP Draft Prospectus Comments Restore the Delta Public Comment (1/12/18) b) Delta Monitoring Enterprise Request for Proposal (RFP) Solicitation (Submittals due 4/18/18) [...]
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State Water Resources Control Board 9:30 am
State Water Resources Control Board @ Cal EPA Headquarters
Feb 6 @ 9:30 am
State Water Resources Control Board @ Cal EPA Headquarters
Agenda items include an update on current hydrologic conditions, update on urban water conservation, and consideration of a proposed Resolution to amend the Health and Safety Code to add Permanent Point-of-Use / Point-of-Entry Water Treatment Device Regulations. Click here for the full agenda.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
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Urban Water Institute Spring Conference
Urban Water Institute Spring Conference @ Hilton Palm Springs
Feb 7 – Feb 9 all-day
Urban Water Institute Spring Conference @ Hilton Palm Springs
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State Water Resources Control Board 9:30 am
State Water Resources Control Board @ Cal EPA Headquarters
Feb 7 @ 9:30 am
State Water Resources Control Board @ Cal EPA Headquarters
The Board will consider the adoption of a proposed Order on Own Motion review of Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board Order No. R5-2012-0116, Waste Discharge Requirements General Order for Growers within the Eastern San Joaquin River Watershed that are members of a third-party Group (SWRCB/OCC Files A-2239(a)-(c)). Click here for the full agenda.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
CSUS Renaissance Programs: The California Delta 12:30 pm
CSUS Renaissance Programs: The California Delta @ Franklin Community Library
Feb 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
The Renaissance Society, sponsored by CSUS, is providing a series of free workshops for adults on a variety of topics led by Renaissance Members. Come to one or come to several. This event will feature David Abelson discussing the California Delta. What makes the San Francisco Bay Delta area so special, and what should you do about it? Click here for more [...]
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AGWA/AGWT Annual Conference
AGWA/AGWT Annual Conference @ Ontario Gateway Hotel
Feb 12 – Feb 13 all-day
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WEBINAR: Fixing our Broken Water Cycle: A Conversation with Authors Sandra Postel and Abbie Landis 10:00 am
WEBINAR: Fixing our Broken Water Cycle: A Conversation with Authors Sandra Postel and Abbie Landis
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Join Island Press authors Sandra Postel and Abbie Landis for a discussion regarding the health of our water cycle and how we can recognize and address human impact on water’s natural systems. The conversation will be moderated by Nicole Silk, President of the River Network, and will be followed by a question and answer session. Click here to register.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
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WEBINAR: Water Quality Concerns in Western Forests and Rangelands 9:00 am
WEBINAR: Water Quality Concerns in Western Forests and Rangelands
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Uncontrolled wildfire can have a dramatic effect on water quality in western landscapes. The webinar will look at aspects of water quality and land management practices on western forests and rangelands, including pre- and post-wildfire practices that can reduce impacts on water quality and ecosystem health; models for addressing forest health and water quality issues through public-private partnerships; and drivers [...]
Public Meeting for State Water Project Contract Amendment for California WaterFix 10:00 am
Public Meeting for State Water Project Contract Amendment for California WaterFix @ Resources Building
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am
Public Meeting for State Water Project Contract Amendment for California WaterFix @ Resources Building
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the State Water Project (SWP) Contractors plan to resume the public process to negotiate proposed amendments to the SWP water supply contracts between DWR and the SWP Contractors for California WaterFix (WaterFix). This public process was initially noticed on November 21, 2014 for the proposed Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP). In July 2015, [...]
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WEBINAR: The use of geophysical methods for groundwater evaluation and management 12:00 pm
WEBINAR: The use of geophysical methods for groundwater evaluation and management
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
WEBINAR: The use of geophysical methods for groundwater evaluation and management
The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act provides a new framework for the evaluation and management of groundwater in California. Unfortunately, the only data typically available for use in the required modeling and monitoring of groundwater systems are limited well data. This has led to a search for new ways to acquire data with the needed levels of spatial and temporal sampling. [...]
Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting 1:30 pm
Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting @ DWR, West Sacramento Office
Feb 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting @ DWR, West Sacramento Office
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Last day for bills to be introduced in the state legislature
Last day for bills to be introduced in the state legislature
Feb 16 all-day
This is the last day for the legislature to introduce any bills.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
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State Water Resources Control Board 9:30 am
State Water Resources Control Board @ Cal EPA Headquarters
Feb 20 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
State Water Resources Control Board @ Cal EPA Headquarters
Consideration of a proposed Resolution adopting a regulation prohibiting wasteful water uses and an informational item on the order for Additional Information in the Matter of Diversion of Water from the Sacramento and San Joaquin River Watersheds on Order WR 2015-0002-DWR. Click here for the full agenda.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
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California Water Commission
California Water Commission @ Resources Building
Feb 21 all-day
Agenda items include a briefing on Inundation Map Regulations and discussion of the State Water Project 2017 review. Click here for full agenda.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
Is Silicon Valley As Green As It Claims? 6:30 pm
Is Silicon Valley As Green As It Claims? @ Commonwealth Club
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Is Silicon Valley As Green As It Claims? @ Commonwealth Club
Tech companies are cleaning up their data centers and building shiny new buildings that sip water and energy. But are these companies really as green as they claim to be? How do we know they aren’t just greenwashing? Many tech and industrial companies have issued statements in support of the Paris climate agreement, but will they spend energy supporting something [...]
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Water 101 Workshop: The Basics and Beyond
Water 101 Workshop: The Basics and Beyond @ McGeorge School of Law
Feb 22 all-day
Water 101 details the history, geography, legal and political facets of water in California as well as hot topics currently facing the state. Taught by some of the leading policy and legal experts in the state, the one-day workshop gives attendees a deeper understanding of the state’s most precious natural resource. New for 2018: Optional Tour of the Delta: Jump aboard the bus [...]
Delta Stewardship Council 9:00 am
Delta Stewardship Council @ Park Tower Building
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am
Agenda items include an update on the ecosystem amendment, a presentation on the Paradise Cut project, a briefing on the recent accomplishments of the Delta Independent Science Boards and their upcoming projects, and a quarterly report from the Delta Watermaster. Click here for full agenda.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
SEMINAR: The Ecological Flows Tool: Using a Multi-species Approach to Evaluate Water Management Operations on the Sacramento River and the Delta 12:00 pm
SEMINAR: The Ecological Flows Tool: Using a Multi-species Approach to Evaluate Water Management Operations on the Sacramento River and the Delta @ Cal EPA Headquarters
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
The Ecological Flows Tool: Using a Multi-species Approach to Evaluate Water Management Operations on the Sacramento River and the Delta By Ryan Luster, The Nature Conservancy’s California Water Program Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 | 12:00-12:30 PM Cal EPA Building, Training Room 2 East/West, 2nd Floor 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA Remote access available – https://stateofcaswrcbweb.centurylinkccc.com/CenturylinkWeb/ReneeSpears The Ecological Flows Tool (EFT) [...]
Delta Plan Ecosystem Amendment Open House 5:00 pm
Delta Plan Ecosystem Amendment Open House @ Courtland Auditorium
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Delta Plan is the Council’s enforceable long-term management plan that governs actions and makes recommendations aimed at furthering the coequal goals. Adopted in 2013, the Delta Plan envisioned amendments to adjust to changing circumstances, as well as regular five-year reviews to ensure that it is making adequate progress to meet its goals and objectives. Chapter 4 of the Delta [...]
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Central Valley Flood Protection Board 9:00 am
Central Valley Flood Protection Board @ Sacramento City Hall
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am
Central Valley Flood Protection Board @ Sacramento City Hall
Agenda items include a presentation from the Army Corps on 408 guidance review and an update on the Sacramento General Reevaluation Report; and an update on Central Valley Flood Protection Plan implementation. Click here for full agenda and webcast link.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
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PCL’s 2018 California Environmental Assembly: New Strategies for Chaotic Times
PCL’s 2018 California Environmental Assembly: New Strategies for Chaotic Times @ McGeorge School of Law
Feb 24 all-day
PCL’s 2018 California Environmental Assembly: New Strategies for Chaotic Times @ McGeorge School of Law
Please join the Planning and Conservation League on February 24, 2018, at the McGeorge School of Law for the California Environmental Assembly. This year the League will bring together diverse advocates, business and government leaders, and academics in a work-session focused agenda to develop and commit to specific strategies to be used in coming months and years to protect and [...]
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Central Valley LCP: Implementation Planning Workshop
Central Valley LCP: Implementation Planning Workshop
Feb 26 – Feb 27 all-day
Workshop Goal: Develop a set of work plans for implementing joint landscape-scale adaptation actions.  Click here for more information and to register.Share this:TweetPocketEmailPrint
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Southern California Water Dialog: Can NASA/JPL Help Pull California Through the Next Drought? 12:00 pm
Southern California Water Dialog: Can NASA/JPL Help Pull California Through the Next Drought? @ Metropolitan Water District
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Southern California Water Dialogue will meet at the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California headquarters, 700 N. Alameda, Los Angeles, (213) 217-6710.  Please RSVP to JoAnn Carrillo @ jcarrillo@mwdh2o.com.  Parking is available at Metropolitan’s employee garage, accessible at the rear of the building only for those who RSVP by Tuesday, February 27.  Parking validation will not be provided for valet parking. Can NASA/JPL Help Pull California [...]

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