Colorado River Regional Water Quality Control Board Meeting @ California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region Board Room
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm
Delta Protection Commission @ Julietta Winery
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Pueblo Unido Community Development – Coachella Evening Meeting @ San Jose Community Center
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Executive Order Informational Item – California Water Resiliency Portfolio

Water Resilience Drought Preparedness and Response Listening Session @ CalEPA Building, Coastal Hearing Room
Sep 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Public Engagement and Outreach

How can we meet the water needs of California’s communities, economy, and environment for generations to come? Email us your ideas at


Portfolio Contacts:

Nancy Vogel, Director of the Governor’s Water Portfolio Program

Media Contacts:

Lisa Lien-Mager, California Natural Resources Agency
(916) 653-9402

Alex Barnum, California Environmental Protection Agency
(916) 324-9670

Steve Lyle, California Department of Food and Agriculture
(916) 654-0462

Portfolio Principles

Consistent with the Governor’s executive order, the Water Resilience Portfolio will incorporate these principles:

  • Prioritize multi-benefit approaches that meet multiple needs at once.
  • Utilize natural infrastructure such as forests and floodplains.
  • Embrace innovation and new technologies.
  • Encourage regional approaches among water users sharing watersheds.
  • Incorporate successful approaches from other parts of the world.
  • Integrate investments, policies and programs across state government.
  • Strengthen partnerships with local, federal and tribal governments, water agencies and irrigation districts, and other stakeholders.