Salmonid Restoration Federation

Online Water Transaction Workshop

Tuesday, January 18, 2022
5:30pm - 7:30pm

SRF and Trout Unlimited hosted an online Water Transaction Workshop at 5:30 pm on January 18, 2022. This workshop was designed for landowners to learn more about flow enhancement efforts in Mendocino County, winter water storage for use in the summer, and the permitting pathways for various types of water projects both domestic and agricultural. Suggested donation was $10 but anyone could attend this workshop by registering.

Water Conservation, Flow Enhancement Opportunities and Permitting Pathways  
Matt Clifford, Staff Attorney, Trout Unlimited
Mary Ann King, California Water Project Director, Trout Unlimited
Benjamin Cook, Project Coordinator, Trout Unlimited

This workshop highlighted the basics of riparian and appropriative water rights, flow enhancement opportunities in coastal watersheds, and permitting pathways for water storage.

Blue stream flowing through winter riparian vegetation.
Willits Creek downstream of Brooktrails April 2019.