How does El Nino get to San Diego?

You’ve heard about the strong, possibly record breaking El Nino weather event that has been building for months. The El Nino system has the potential to bring heavy rain to Southern California. In San Diego, previous El Ninos have almost doubled our average 10...

Why care about stormwater?

By Jennifer Olim Why care about storm water? After all, it runs off your driveway, along the gutter, and then disappears down the drain. But you do run into that water again when you splash across the creek on your canyon hike, surf, or watch your kids boogie board at...

Save Water with Free WaterSmart Checkups

One great way to conserve water is to make sure you are getting the most out of every drop. The San Diego County Water Authority and participating member agencies offer free, site-specific water-saving recommendations at homes or businesses from certified irrigation...