Stockton: 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 soils to reduce runoff or deep percolation
  • Understanding water meters to improve irrigation during drought


California Drought Update

Sergio Fierro, CA Department of Water Resources


Local Water Update and Resources

Karrie Reid, UC Cooperative Extension


Irrigation Management for Urban Trees

Loren Oki, UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences



Controlling Irrigation Runoff, Managing the Irrigation Controller in a Drought