Urban Water Management Measures and Practices
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Welcome to the University of California Cooperative Extension of Orange County Water Quality and Water Resources Outreach Program. This program is designed to promote researched based information on sustaining one of our most precious natural resources - water.
Focusing on "Urban Water Management Measures & Practices", through this site, you will learn about the various research, outreach programs, events, and resources, available in cooperation with the University of California Cooperative Extension in Orange County and it's collaborators.
Join in protecting human health and local water resources by letting us guide you through better management practices to reduce run-off, conserve water, and improve the water quality generated by urban activities.
Urban Water Management Blog - BLPS in OC
Added November 15, 2017
Just read a great tip posted by PlantRight - If you have any trees and shrubs that need pruning, do it now when the birds are NOT nesting.
Added November 13, 2017
As the article below from PlantRight suggests fall is a great time to plant. Here in Southern California, our mild weather allows to continue planting through November. So get out there and start digging, come next Spring, you will be glad you...
Added November 9, 2017
It's time for DPR license and certificate holders renew—get units via online courses from UC IPM —Cheryl Reynolds, UC Statewide IPM Program November has arrived, and before you know it we'll be ringing in 2018! For those who hold a...
Added November 4, 2017
Yes, you read correctly. The UC ANR South Coast REC will have several varieties of cherimoyas available to taste in addition to the persimmons during our annual "persimmon" tasting on Thursday, November 9th. Come on out and give your taste...
Added August 24, 2017
The City of Irvine has an Integrated Pest Management Plan – What does that mean to me? The state law is clear. The City of Irvine's Integrated Pest Management (IPM) policy does not affect the use of pesticides on a private property,...