CII Water Conservation Workshop

Join the Department of Water Resources (DWR) for an upcoming workshop to help inform the development of DWR’s future commercial, industrial, and institutional (CII) turf replacement program and water conservation strategies. As we plan for continued extreme drought and a 4th dry year, DWR is seeking input from water use efficiency leaders in the CII sector on four key strategies for improving water conservation. Your feedback will directly help DWR staff as we build an efficient and effective program to save more water for future generations. Topics for discussion include:

    • How best to encourage and fund functional conventional turf conversion to climate-appropriate, efficient turf
    • What more can we do to support non-function turf replacement with drought tolerant landscaping
    • What is the best way to improve indoor CII fixture replacement
    • What training and technical assistance is needed

DWR is looking to CII leaders, in coordination with water suppliers and community organizations, to provide input on these strategies and other opportunities to advance CII conservation

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The meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Meeting agenda and related materials will be shared at a later date. For more information about the workshop, please email