Department of Water Resources Home

DWR Publications

Every year, the Department of Water Resources issues technical bulletins, reports, and other publications and media documenting the measurement, protection, use, and management of California's water resources. This DWR Publications Repository is a partial and growing list of the publications and other media produced and distributed by the Department.

In this list you find a variety of types of publications and other media ranging from print material, to audio and video files. If the publication or other media is available in electronic format, a link will point to the appropriate electronic file. In many cases, publications are only available in hardcopy and cannot be downloaded. A contact phone number and email will be provided for cases where an electronic download is not available.

Please use the Comments or Suggestions link in the footer to request an accessible version of text-based documents.

If you are searching for a particular publication or media item, and cannot find it, for more information, please contact:
State of California
Department of Water Resources
Bulletins and Reports
P.O. Box 942836, Sacramento, CA 94236-0001
or
1416 Ninth Street, Third Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 653-1097

In addition to this Publications Repository, the Department of Water Resources publications, including those that are now out-of-print, are distributed to many California libraries and to libraries in other states and the District of Columbia. WorldCat.org is a useful web site to search library collections in your community and thousands more around the world.

http://www.worldcat.org/ (Link will open in a new browser window.)
(Sort Alphabetically or by Most Recent Publish Date)

Toggle Image Bottle Rock Geothermal Powerplant Biological Resources Mitigation and Monitoring Biennial Report 04/01/1988 (PDF, 4.43 MB)
Description: This report was prepares to fulfill a portion of the Department's biological resource mitigation and monitoring requirements for the Bottle Rock Geothermal Powerplant. The purpose of this report is to quanitfy the effectiveness of the wildlife mitigation performed on the Francisco leasehold.
Toggle Image DWR News People Fall 2007 09/01/2007 (PDF, 5.92 MB)
Description: DWR NEWS/People magazine was created with the Winter 2004 edition, and is a combination of DWR NEWS magazine and DWR People newsletter. This quarterly magazine contains information about DWR activities and employees.
Toggle Image DWR News People Fall 2008 09/01/2008 (PDF, 5.73 MB)
Description: DWR NEWS/People magazine was created with the Winter 2004 edition, and is a combination of DWR NEWS magazine and DWR People newsletter. This quarterly magazine contains information about DWR activities and employees.
Toggle Image DWR News People Summer 2007 06/01/2007 (PDF, 5.34 MB)
Description: DWR NEWS/People magazine was created with the Winter 2004 edition, and is a combination of DWR NEWS magazine and DWR People newsletter. This quarterly magazine contains information about DWR activities and employees.
Toggle Image DWR News People Summer 2008 06/01/2008 (PDF, 6.82 MB)
Description: DWR NEWS/People magazine was created with the Winter 2004 edition, and is a combination of DWR NEWS magazine and DWR People newsletter. This quarterly magazine contains information about DWR activities and employees.
Toggle Image DWR News People Winter 2003-2004 2004 (PDF, 1.30 MB)
Description: DWR NEWS/People magazine was created with the Winter 2004 edition, and is a combination of DWR NEWS magazine and DWR People newsletter. This quarterly magazine contains information about DWR activities and employees.
Toggle Image DWR News Spring 1996 03/01/1996 (PDF, 4.04 MB)
Description: DWR News magazine was a quarterly magazine containing information about DWR activities. In Winter 2004, it was combined with the DWR People newsletter to create the DWR NEWS/People magazine.
Toggle Image Lake Perris 09/01/1997
Description: The SWP’s southernmost reservoir is explained in this publication, which also discusses the benefits it provides such as water storage and fish and wildlife enhancement. Lake Perris is also one of the most heavily used recreational lakes in the State Park system.
This publication is not available electronically. To inquire further, please contact:
Publications Clerk at (916) 653-1097 or imr-publications@water.ca.gov.
Toggle Image Salton Sea Ecosystem Restoration Program Update 05/01/2006 (PDF, 1.00 MB)
Description: Overview of Final Range of Alternatives
Toggle Image Silverwood Lake (East Branch) 02/01/1997
Description: At an elevation of 3,355 feet, Silverwood Lake is the highest Project reservoir in Southern California. The publication describes how the lake provides water storage, fish and wildlife enhancement, and recreation.
This publication is not available electronically. To inquire further, please contact:
Publications Clerk at (916) 653-1097 or imr-publications@water.ca.gov.
Toggle Image Some Physical Chemical and Bological Characteristics of the Eel River Estuary 06/01/1977 (PDF, 4.11 MB)
Description: A study was initiated in 1973 to determine the invertebrate and periphyton assemblages, and the physical and chemical characteristics of the Eel River estuary. Due to termination of funding, this study was concluded durin the 1976 fiscal year.

Browse Titles

A  | B  | C  | D  | E  | F  | G  | H  | I  | J  | K  | L  | M  | N  | O  | P  | Q  | R  | S  | T  | U  | V  | W  | X  | Y  | Z  | 0-9