Water Policy

Institutes and Programs

If your center is not listed please send an email to Julie Lappin.


California Energy Research Center
9001 Stockdale Highway
Mail Stop: 13 SCI
Bakersfield, CA  93311-1022
(661) 654-2595
Oni Brown



Center for Water and the Environment
400 West First Street
Chico, CA 95929-0555
(530) 898-5205
Jennifer Rotnem, Managing Director



California Water Institute
Center for Irrigation Technology
International Center for Water Technology
(559) 278-2066
David Zoldoske



River Institute
1 Harpst Street, Arcata, CA 95521-8299
(707) 826-3438
Alison O'Dowd
William Trush


Monterey Bay

The Watershed Institute
Watershed Institute Building (Building 42)
100 Campus Center
Seaside, CA 93955-8001
(831) 582-3689
Laura Lee Lienk



Center for Geographical Studies
(818) 677-3532
Shawna Dark, Director

Center for Urban Water Resilience
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8249
(818) 677-3532
Shawna Dark, Director



Center for Turf, Irrigation and Landscape Technology
(909) 869-2085
Ramesh Kumar

California Center for Land and Water Stewardship (CCLAWS) 
Julianna Delgado, (909) 869-5427
Susan Mulley, (909) 869-6712


John T. Lyle Center
for Regenerative Studies

4105 West University Drive,
Pomona CA 91768
(909) 869-5155

Field of Green Recycled Water Project
Seema Shah-Fairbank
Meredith McKenzie


Irrigation Drone Technology Collaborative
(909) 869-3023
Dr. Harmit Singh



Center for Collaborative Policy
(916) 445-2079
Susan Sherry

Office of Water Programs
(916) 278-6142
Ramzi Mahmood


San Bernardino

Water Resources Institute
(909) 537-7681
Boykin Whitherspoon III

Water Resources Institute Palm Desert
(909) 537-7681
Boykin Whitherspoon III


San Diego

Coastal and Marine Institute
(619) 594-0995
Todd Anderson

Watershed Science Institute
Trent Biggs, Director


San Luis Obispo

Irrigation Training and Research Center
(805) 756-2434
Stuart Styles

Coastal Resources Institute
(805) 756-1774
James Vilkitis



WATERS Collaborative
(707) 644-3416
Claudia Luke, WATERS Coordinator