Water

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Photos courtesy of City of Santa Monica

A safe, reliable water supply is the backbone of any civilization. Humans need to consume water every day in order to survive. In fact, 60% of our bodies are composed of water.

In Los Angeles, our drinking water supply is imported; we rely upon that water for our survival, our agriculture, and our economy. Understanding where our water comes from, how to keep it clean, how best to use it will allow us thrive now and in the future. Dive on in.


Indoor Water Conservation


Keeping Water in Streams


Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems


Outdoor Water Conservation


Water Reuse and Recapture


Water Quality


Water Supply


The RCDSMM Watershed Center