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Dec 6, 2014    10:00am - 12:30pm


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Jan 7, 2015    10:00am - 3:30pm


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The Clean Water Act - 42 years and counting

The Clean Water Act (CWA) is the cornerstone of surface water quality protection in the United States. Over the past decade, CWA programs have shifted from a program-by-program, source-by-source, pollutant-by-pollutant approach to a more holistic watershed-based approachthat emphasizes protecting healthy waters and restoring impaired ones.


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Migrating Steelhead Numbers Down in Drought Year

The numbers are in for the spring 2014 steelhead and salmon season, and unfortunately the catch was the lowest in the six-year history of the RCD's monitoring program.  The Napa River rotary screw trap was operated for 53 days between March and May, during which time only 31 steelhead smolts were captured.


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Planning for Rain

Why Storm Water Management Matters during the Drought - What and how we can prepare for the upcoming rainy season during the drought. You can counteract the negative impacts of stormwater runoff by promoting water infiltration.


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Lawn Be Gone

Thinking about losing your lawn? This video provides a quick introduction to the many benefits of getting rid of your lawn and how to do it. This video also describes how lawns and lawn maintenance degrade storm water quality.


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Saving water and $$ during the drought

2013 was the driest year in recorded history for many areas of California, and current conditions suggest no change in sight for 2014. Small changes in daily habits can make a big difference in water consumption and water bills. In Napa County, there are lots of incentives and rebate programs to encourage conservation. Use the WICC water conservation page to learn more.


Friday at 10:00am

Latest Update on Drought and Seasonal Weather Forecast

National Weather Service

The National Weather Service released a video update that covers the November 20 2014 status update ...


Thursday at 3:00pm

Urban Streams Restoration Program Grant Now Open

CA Department of Water Resources

The Department of Water Resources' Urban Streams Restoration Program 2014 Competitive Solicitation C...


Wednesday at 5:00pm

Calistoga pushed to upgrade wastewater system

Anne Ward Ernst, Napa Valley Register

An order issued by a state water agency is pushing the city to make needed improvements to its waste...


Wednesday at 5:00pm

Eucalyptus removal on Old Sonoma Road

Kerana Todorov, Napa Valley Register

A tree crew is felling about 100 eucalyptus along Old Sonoma Road in Carneros to prevent the trees f...