Public Meeting: Preview and Discussion of Open and Transparent Water Data Platform Features

When: Friday, July 12, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. - Meeting
11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Reception and open house to explore portals and continue dialogue

Where (Updated): CalEPA Headquarters Building
1001 I Street, Sacramento, California 95814
Coastal Hearing Room, 2nd Floor

How to Participate:

All are welcome to attend this public meeting. There are three ways to join the meeting: (1) in person, (2) non-interactive video, or (3) via webinar. (Webinar participants will be able to provide questions or comments.)

  • To participate in person, please consider RSVP via Eventbrite
    • We encourage in-person attendees to RSVP by Tuesday, July 9, so we may plan to accommodate the number of participants.
  • To audit by non-interactive, live webcast, scroll down to the date and title, Open and Transparent Water Data Act – Update, and click on either “Video” or “Audio”
  • To participate by webinar (URL:;
    • Conference Line: (669) 900-6833;
    • Meeting ID: 872-491-906
    • The webinar includes a Q&A function that participants can use to ask questions and offer feedback.

Meeting Materials:

Agenda - Full Recording

Times are approximate and subject to change

9:30 – 9:40
Opening remarks from Kristopher Tjernell, Deputy Director for Integrated Watershed Management, California Department of Water Resources

9:40 – 10:25
Open and Transparent Data Act implementation update including:

10:25 – 11:05
Review, discuss, and provide feedback on initial lists of datasets from the following agencies:

11:05 – 11:15
Discussion of next steps and wrap-up of lessons learned - Recording: Discussion of Next Steps

11:15 – 12:30
Reception to explore portals/data lists and continue discussion with implementation leads - in Coastal Room and Mezzanine

AB 1755 Partner Agency Team: California Department of Water Resources, State Water Resources Control Board, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, California Water Quality Monitoring Council, Governor’s Office of Planning and Research, California Natural Resources Agency, Government Operations Agency, and the Delta Stewardship Council

1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA, 95814