Drought & Conservation

Drought & Conservation

Overview

Water is our most precious resource, and we must use it wisely to protect its availability for today and future generations.

Overview

Drought

Map depicting drought impacts across the U.S.

California is experiencing three consecutive years of severe drought conditions, the driest period on record. With these conditions likely to continue, Governor Newsom’s Administration announced that without action extreme weather could diminish California’s water supply by up to 10% by 2040.

Overview

Conservation

Water is our most precious resource, and we must use it wisely to protect its availability for today and future generations.

Become a drought ambassador today

Help Golden State Water spread the word about important conversation information.

Drought Social Media Toolkit

Outdoor Water-Use Efficiency Tips

Lawns
  • Limit lawn irrigation to two days per week. *

  • Water lawns before 8 am or after 7 pm, when temperatures are cooler. *