WaterWise Symposium

An industry dialogue to better manage water for tomorrow.


This one day conference featured University of California researchers, Industry professionals, and Regional Water Authority representatives.  Discussions centered around the current Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance and the future of water management in Davis, CA 2010.

The Future of Water ManagementWarren Gorowitz, Ewing Irrigation

Water Runoff Management, Solutions to Improve Water Quality; Darren Haver, UCCE and Loren Oki, UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences

Sustainable Water Management Systems; Aaron Majors, Cagwin & Dorward Landscape Contractors

The Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance (MWELO); Julie Saare-Edmonds, Department of Water Resources

Incentive Programs to help implement MWELO; Linda Higgins, Regional Water Authority

Arboretum All-Star Program; Missy Borel, CCUH; Karrie Reid, UC Davis; and Ellen Zagory, UC Davis Arboretum