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A key objective of the California Water Plan is to present a diverse set of resource management strategies to meet the water related resource management needs of each region. Management strategies can be integrated in various ways to fit the water management objectives and values of different regions and to achieve multiple resource benefits.

All comments are posted online at our Public Comments Web Page.
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Update 2009 Resource Management Strategies
Working Drafts available for download
JUNE '08
Notes from Workshops

JULY '08
Pre-Admin Drafts available for download
AUG. '08
Pre-Admin Drafts available for download
AUG. '08
Notes from Plenary RMS breakout sessions
SEPT 08
Public Review Draft
JAN 09
Pre-Final Draft
OCT 09
Reduce Water Demand
2 Agricultural Water Use Efficiency
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3 Urban Water Use Efficiency
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Improve Operational Efficiency and Transfers
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4 Conveyance - Delta    
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5 Conveyance - Regional/Local        
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6 System Reoperation
coming soon
   
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7 Water Transfers
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Increase Water Supply
8 Conjunctive Management & Groundwater Storage
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9 Desalination - Brackish and Seawater
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10 Precipitation Enhancement
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11 Recycled Municipal Water
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12 Surface Storage -- CALFED
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13 Surface Storage -- Regional/Local
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Improve Water Quality
14 Drinking Water Treatment and Distribution
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15 Groundwater / Aquifer Remediation
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16 Matching Water Quality to Use
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17 Pollution Prevention
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18 Salt and Salinity Management
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19 Urban Runoff Management
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Practice Resources Stewardship
20 Agricultural Lands Stewardship
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21 Economic Incentives
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22 Ecosystem Restoration
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23 Forest Management
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24 Land Use Planning and Management (formerly Urban Land Use Mgmt.)
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25 Recharge Areas Protection
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26 Water-Dependent Recreation
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27 Watershed Management
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Improve Flood Management
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changed 4 names to 2...please, see below!
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  Flood Susceptibility Modification
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  Floodplain Restoration
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  NEW Titles for Flood RMS     NOTE2: changed 2 names to 1! please, skip below...
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  Flood Impact Reduction    
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28 Flood Risk Management          
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Other Strategies
29 Other Strategies (includes crop idling for water transfers, dewvaporation, fog collection, irrigated land retirement, rainfed ag and transoceanic water bags)
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