2019 IRWM Plan


The Santa Barbara County Region has updated the IRWM Plan under the Department of Water Resources 2016 Proposition 1 IRWM Guidelines.  The Proposition 1 IRWM Grant Program provides funding for projects that help meet the long-term water needs of the state, including:

  • Assisting water infrastructure systems adapt to climate change;
  • Providing incentives throughout each watershed to collaborate in managing the region's water resources and setting regional priorities for water infrastructure; and
  • Improving regional water self-reliance, while reducing reliance on Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

IRWM 2019 Executive Summary
IRWM 2019 Plan Update
IRWM 2019 Plan Update Appendices