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IRWM Stakeholder Capacity-Building Workshop

10/22/2014 2:14 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Dear IRWM Interested Parties,

DWR is organizing an IRWM Stakeholder Capacity-Building Workshop, scheduled for Thursday, November 6 from 9am to 4pm.  The primary purpose of the workshop is to provide tactical assistance (e.g., tools and resources) to IRWM stakeholders, with a particular focus on the needs of tribes, disadvantaged communities, and local agencies; however, all IRWM stakeholders are welcome!

The workshop will be held simultaneously in Redding, Stockton, Clovis, and Los Angeles (addresses below), with webcast plenary sessions and on-site interactive sessions throughout the day.


City of Redding - Corporation Yard

Training Room Building #4

20055 Viking Way, Redding, CA 96003


San Joaquin County – Cabral Agricultural Center

2101 E. Earhart Ave, Stockton, CA 95206


Public Utilities Department

Solid Waste Division

155 N. Sunnyside Ave, Clovis, CA 93611

Los Angeles

Arroyo Seco Regional Branch Library
6145 N. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90042

  • (1)    Please mark your calendar for Thursday, November 6.

  • (2)    Share the attached save the date notice and agenda with other stakeholders in your IRWM region(s). A formal announcement will follow shortly with detailed workshop information (i.e., RSVP, lunch, and limited travel scholarships).

IRWM Stakeholder Capacity Building Workshop

November 6, 2014

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Locations – Redding, Stockton, Clovis, Los Angeles


  • ·       build capacity for participants in the IRWM regions
  • ·       inform participants of available planning tools and resources
  • ·       improve integrated water management at a regional level statewide

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.                      Registration/Networking

9:30 – 9:45 a.m.                      Kick-off and Welcome

9:45 – 11:00 a.m.                    Module 1:  Success Stories and Lessons Learned

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.         Module 2:  Catalog of Resources

12:15 – 1:15 p.m.                    Working Lunch

                                                (optional lunch will be available for $10)

                                                DAC documentary, “Living in the Rain Shadow”

1:15 – 2:45 p.m.                      Module 2 (cont’d)

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.                      Closing Remarks

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.                      Module 3:  Interactive Booth Session

                                                Meet one-on-one with resource providers in your area

Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.  We hope to see you there.

Christina R.G. McCready, Chief

Regional Planning Branch

Division of Integrated Regional Water Management

901 P Street, 2nd Floor

Sacramento, CA 95814


Office:  (916) 651-9298

Mobile: (916) 812-3530

Melissa L. Sparks, MPP, ENV SP

Environmental Scientist

Phone: 916-651-9221
Fax: 916-651-9292




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Department of Water Resources

Division of Integrated Regional Water Management

901 P Street

P.O. Box 942836

Sacramento, CA 94236-0001

916.651.9613 (office)

916.651.9292 (fax)

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