Modesto: Efficient Water Management

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  • Understanding precipitation rates (PR) to to mitigate water and pesticide runoff
  • Improving sprinkler distribution uniformity (DU) to reduce water use
  • Improving controller programs during mandatory water restrictions
  • Determining application rates and PR of drip/micro irrigation
  • Understanding water meters to improve irrigation during drought
  • Irrigation management of urban trees in drought


California Drought Update

Julie Saare-Edmonds, CA Department of Water Resources


Local Water Restrictions and Landscape Documentation Requirements

Juan Tejeda, City of Modesto


Irrigating Urban Trees During Drought

Loren Oki, UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences



Landscape Irrigation Water Saving Strategies