The California Natural Resources Agency oversees and supports many water-related departments, conservancies, and commissions, including the Department of Water Resources and the California Water Commission, and spearheads many water-related initiatives.
The Natural Resources Agency released a water supply strategy in August of 2022. The Agency is a partner in the efforts to negotiate voluntary agreements in the Bay Delta watershed. Other initiatives include Building water resilience (Water Resilience Portfolio), Protecting biodiversity (30x30 Initiative), Expanding nature-based solutions, Salton Sea Management Program, Building climate resilience, and Restoring forest health for wildfire and climate resilience.
The Natural Resources Agency supports many water-related departments and entities, including: