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Posted on: February 15, 2017


Water tours

Click here to register for all tours listed below or to be added to a waiting list.Colorado River & Canal Tour- SOLD OUTThursday, March 23 - SOLD OUTWater Awareness Tour Thursday, April 20 - SOLD OUTThursday, May 4Remember, you cannot register before...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

2017 Desert-Friendly Calendars Now Available!

2017 Desert-Friendly Calendar Cover

CVWD's 2017 desert-friendly plants wall calendar is now available free of charge.

This calendar includes a description for each plant or garden featured each month along with monthly gardening tips and an irrigation guide.

You can also stop by one of our of...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

New revised edition of Lush & Efficient now available

Lush and Efficient Desert Gardening Book Cover

Purchase the newly revised version of Lush & Efficient Desert-Friendly Landscaping in the Coachella Valley

The book is only $10 and provides alternatives to traditional high-water, high maintenance landscapes. 

It also features nearly 500 color ...

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Posted on: September 29, 2015

The future of the Coachella Valley depends on the QSA


In 2003, Imperial Irrigation District, San Diego County Water Authority, Coachella Valley Water District, and the State of California formed the Quantification Settlement Agreement (QSA). This agreement allows communities that are part of the QSA to rece...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2015

Conservation programs for residents, businesses and HOAs

Desert Landscaping

The Coachella Valley Water District board of directors recently increased funding for conservation programs, bringing the total for the fiscal year to $3.2 million, nearly five times the amount allocated the previous year.

Due to an overwhelming respon...Read on...

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Posted on: May 5, 2015


Water Quality Samples

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) on April 15, 2014 announced a new Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) of 10 parts per billion (ppb) for chromium-6, a mineral that occurs naturally in large portions of the Coachella Valley’s groundwater aquif...Read on...

Visit our Chromium-6 page for more details