Statewide Drought: Reduce your water use by 20%
Join our efforts to save our water and reduce demand on the aquifer. To help combat California’s drought, all customers have been asked to reduce their water usage by 20%. Visit our conservation page
for tools and resources to help achieve this goal. Click here to see our drought irrigation guide
Help your community by reporting water waste
. Visit www.saveourh2o.org
for statewide information about the drought.
Water Quality Report
CVWD delivers drinking water to more than 107,000 homes and businesses. This high quality water meets all state and federal drinking water standards. To learn more, read our 2014 Water Quality Report (148kb)
and visit our Water Quality
Successful Groundwater Management
Collaborative efforts by Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) and Desert Water Agency (DWA) have resulted in more than 3.1 million acre-feet (1 trillion gallons) of imported water being replenished into the aquifer since 1973, making the program the most significant tool the agencies have in the ongoing battle against aquifer overdraft. For more details click here
Long-term water management planning resources
These long-term water management planning documents will guide CVWD to reliably meet current and future water demands in a cost-effective and sustainable manner.
Information regarding Agua Caliente Lawsuit
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians filed a lawsuit on May 14, 2013 against Coachella Valley Water District and Desert Water Agency seeking to take away the public’s water use rights and prevent the agencies from delivering water to their customers. CVWD is providing the following documents to help educate customers about this important issue.