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Links to University, Government, Industry and Informational Websites

Last updated on 27 July 2010

  UC Riverside Websites
  UC Websites
  Water-Related Websites
          California State Law
          California Department of Water Resources (CDWR) Information
          California Urban Water Conservation Council (CUWCC) Information
        
  Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California Information
        
  Other California Government and Related Agencies
          
Federal Government Agencies
          Other Regional or National Associations / Organizations
        
  United States Golf Association (USGA) Green Section Information
        
  Turfgrass Information Center at Michigan State University
        
  Water-related Information at Universities
  Websites of California Government and Related Agencies
  Federal Government Agencies
  Other University Websites
  Professional Societies / Associations / Organizations – California
  Professional Societies / Associations / Organizations – National / International
  Educational Resources

  Weather and Climate Information

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UC Riverside Websites

University of California, Riverside

UCR Extension – Certificate in Turfgrass Management

UCR Turf Pathology Laboratory

Weekly Diagnostic Report

Cooperative Extension, Environmental Sciences Department

WaterWise

PesticideWise

Soil Water and Irrigation Management

SLPHYCHM Notes

Edward J. Blakely Center for Sustainable Urban Development

The Water Science and Policy Center (WSPC)

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UC Websites

University of California

UC Agriculture and Natural Resources Catalog – Turfgrass Publications

University of California Center for Landscape and Urban Horticulture

UC Davis Plant Sciences Department

UC Resource for Fruit and Nut Crops

UC Integrated Pest Management Program

The UC Guide to Healthy Lawns

UC Turfgrass Pest Management Guidelines

Pest Notes

Weather Data and Products

UC Plant Protection Quarterly

California Master Gardeners Network

Master Gardeners Online

Weather and Irrigation Scheduling Resources

UC Center for Water Resources

Currents

Water Resources Center Archives (WRCA)

WRCA News

UC Environmental Horticulture Research and Information Center (EHRIC)
formerly Ornamental Horticulture Research and Information Center (OHRIC)

UC Weed Research & Information Center

UC Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (SAREP)

UC Natural Reserve System

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Elvenia J. Slosson Ornamental Horticulture Research Endowment

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Water-Related Websites

California State Law

Water Conservation in Landscaping Act of 1990 (A.B. 325)

Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance

S.B. X7-7 (2009) (Adobe Acrobat file)

California Water Code

Urban Water Management Planning

Demand Management Measures (DMMs)

State Water Resources Control Board – California Laws/Regulations

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California Department of Water Resources (DWR) Information

California Department of Water Resources (DWR)

California Water Plan

California Irrigation Management and Information System (CIMIS)

CIMIS Reference Evapotranspiration (color picture)

DWR Publications

California DWR Division of Planning and Local Assistance (DPLA) – Southern District

Office of Water Use Efficiency

WUCOLS: Water Use Classification of Landscape Species (Adobe Acrobat file)

Water Use Efficiency News (Water Conservation News)

Landscape Water Use Program

Landscape Water Use Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Recycling and Desalination Program

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California Urban Water Conservation Council (CUWCC) Information

California Urban Water Conservation Council (CUWCC)

Memorandum of Understanding Regarding Urban Water Conservation in California

H2OUSE – Water Saver Home

CUWCC Publications

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Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California Information

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Conservation and the Environment

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Other California Government and Related Agencies

California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

Regional Water Quality Control Boards (RWQCB)

North Coast RWQCB

San Franciso Bay RWQCB

Central Coast RWQCB

Los Angeles RWQCB

Central Valley RWQCB

Lahontan RWQCB

Colorado River Basin RWQCB

Santa Ana RWQCB

San Diego RWQCB

Colorado River Board of California

CALFED Bay-Delta Program

California Urban Water Agencies (CUWA)

Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA)

California Department of Health Services – Division of Drinking Water and Environmental Management (DDWEM)

California Irrigation Institute (CAII)

Southern California Coastal Water Research Project (SCCWRP)

Public Policy Institution of California (PPIC)

Water Publications

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Federal Government Agencies

National Water Program

Southwest States & Pacific Islands Regional Water Program

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Office of Water

Water Headlines

Watershed Academy

Drinking Water Academy

Water Quality Standards

Draft Handbook for Developing Watershed Plans to Restore and Protect Our Waters

EPA WaterSenseTM

Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs) as Environmental Pollutants

National Estuary Program

U.S. Department of the Interior – Bureau of Reclamation

Lower Colorado Regional Office

Mid-Pacific Region

WaterShare

WaterSMART

U.S. Department of the Interior – Water Conservation Initiative formerly Water 2025

U.S. Geologic Survey – California Water Science Center formerly Water Resources of California

United States Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS)

Water Quality and Management Program

Water Management Research Laboratory

George E. Brown, Jr. Salinity Lab

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Other Regional or National Associations / Organizations

Alliance for Water Efficiency

American Society of Irrigation Consultants

American Water Works Association

Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses

Center for Resource Management

Green Associations Water Conservation Council

Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) Drought Resource Center

The Irrigation Association

Irrigation Association Bookstore

Water Education Foundation

The Runoff Rundown

Western Water Magazine

WateReuse Association

California Section

Inland Empire Chapter

Los Angeles County Chapter

Northern California Chapter

Orange County Chapter

San Diego Chapter

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United States Golf Association (USGA) Green Section Information

United States Golf Association (USGA) Green Section

Information and Articles for Downloading

USGA Green Section Record

USGA Green Section Research Reports

USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research Online

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Turfgrass Information Center at Michigan State University

Michigan State University – Turfgrass Information Center (TIC)  (requires subscription)

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Water-related Information at Universities

UC Center for Water Resources

Currents

Water Resources Center Archives (WRCA)

WRCA News

Center for Irrigation Technology (CIT)

Wateright

Irrigation Training and Research Center (ITRC)

The Water Science and Policy Center (WSPC)

Cooperative Extension, Environmental Sciences Department

WaterWise

PesticideWise

Soil Water and Irrigation Management

SLPHYCHM Notes

Weather and Irrigation Scheduling Resources

Center for Water Efficient Landscaping

Water Resources Research at the Kimberly Research and Extension Center

Center for Urban Water Conservation

UCR Turf – Publications

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Websites of California Government and Related Agencies

California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA)

Red Imported Fire Ants (RIFA) Program

Fertilizer Research and Education Program (FREP)

California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)

California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH)

California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA)

California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB)

Organics Publications

Best Management Practices to Reduce Production of Organic Materials in Landscape Plantings

Reusing Turfgrass Clippings to Improve Turfgrass Health and Performance in Central and Northern California

Reusing Turfgrass Clippings to Improve Turfgrass Health and Performance in Southern California

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Federal Government Agencies

National Water Program

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Marketing Service–Pesticide Recordkeeping Program (PRP)

Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS)

U.S. Department of the Interior – Bureau of Reclamation

California

U.S. Geologic Survey – California Water Science Center formerly Water Resources of California

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Other University Websites

University of Arkansas – Turfgrass Links Page

University of Arizona – Turfgrass, Research and Education

University of Auburn – Turfgrass Management

Clemson University – Ornamental Program

Clemson University – Turfgrass Program

Colorado State University Cooperative Extension Tri River Area – Turfgrass Care and Maintenance

Colorado State University Cooperative Extension – Official Turfgrass Program Site

University of Connecticut-Turfgrass Program

University of Florida – Turfgrass Science

University of Georgia – Turfgrass

University of Guelph Turfgrass Institute (Ontario, Canada)

University of Hawaii-Turfgrass Science

University of Iowa

University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign

Southern Illinois University Carbondale- Turf Management Research

Purdue University – Turfgrass Program

Kansas State University – Turfgrass Pages

University of Kentucky

Louisiana State University- Turfgrass Management Program

University of Maryland – Institute of Applied Agriculture – Turfgrass Management Program

University of Massachusetts – Turf Program

Michigan State University – Turfgrass Information Center (TIC)  (requires subscription)

Michigan State University – Turfgrass Program

University of Minnesota – Turfgrass Science

University of Mississippi – Plant and Soil Sciences

University of Missouri – Turfgrass Science

University of Nebraska – Turf/Range/Forage Science

University of New Hampshire - Landscape, Nursery and Turf

New Jersey - Rutgers Center for Tyrfgrass Science

New Mexico State University- Turfgrass Research

New York Cornell University- Turfgrass Program

New York Suny Cobleskill- Turfgrass Management

North Carolina State University

Ornamentals and Turf Insect Pest Management

TurfFiles Centere

North Dakota State University urfgrass Science and Management

Ohio State University – Horticulture and Crop Science in Virtual Perspective

Oklahoma State University - Turfgrass Program

Oregon State University – Turf Culture

Penn State University – Turfgrass Management Extension and Outreach

Purdue University – Turfgrass Program

University of Rhode Island - Turfgrass Program

University of Tennessee - Turfgrass

Texas A&M University – AggieTurf

Texas Tech University - Turfgrass

Virginia Tech - Turf, Agriculture and Life Sciences

Washington State University, Pullman – WSU Turfgrass

Washington State University, Puyallup – WSU Turfgrass Science

West Virginia University - Turfgrass Management

Wisconsin Turfgrass Research and Education

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Professional Societies / Associations / Organizations – California

Amateur Athletic Foundation of Los Angeles–Digital Archives

California Association of Pest Control Advisers (CAPCA)

California Alliance for Golf (CAG)

California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers (CANGC)

California Certified Crop Advisers (CCA)

California Fertilizer Foundation (CFF)

California Golf Course Owners Association (CGCOA)

California Golf Course Superintendents Association (California GCSA)

UCR Turf Pathology Diagnostic Laboratory Report

GCSA of Central California

GCSA of Northern California

GCSA Southern California

Hi-Lo Desert GCSA

San Diego GCSA

Sierra Nevada GCSA

California Green Industry Council (CGIC)

California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA)

Univeristy of California Nursery and Floriculture Alliance (UCNFA) formerly (CORF)

CORF News

California Park & Recreation Society

Northern California Golf Association (NCGA)

Northern California Section of the Professional Golfer's Association of America

Northern California Turf and Landscape Council (NCTLC)

Pesticide Applicators Professional Association (PAPA)

Southern California Golf Association (SCGA)

Southern California Section of the Professional Golfer's Association of America

Southern California Turfgrass Council (SCTC)

Sports Turf Managers Association

Greater L.A. Basin Chapter

Northern California Chapter

Southern California Chapter

Western Plant Health Association (WPHA)
formerly California Plant Health Association (CPHA)

Women's Southern California Golf Association

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Professional Societies / Associations / Organizations – National / International

Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses

Center for Resource Management

Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST)

Crop Science Society of America

C5 Division – Turfgrass Science

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations: Grassland Index

Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA)

Drought Resource Center

Green Associations Water Conservation Council

International Turfgrass Society (ITS)

National Golf Foundation (NGF)

National Turfgrass Evaluation Program (NTEP)

The Lawn Institute

The Professional Golfer's Association of America (PGA)

Professional Landcare Network (PLANET)
formerly Professional Lawn Care Association of America (PLCA)

Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) – Pest Facts

Sports Turf Managers Association

Greater L.A. Basin Chapter

Northern California Chapter

Southern California Chapter

Turfgrass Producers International (TPI)

United States Golf Association (USGA) Green Section

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Educational Resources

Cooperative Extension Site Search

Educational Programs in California

Educational Resources for Turfgrass Science (produced by Dr. A.J. Turgeon)

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Weather and Climate Information

California Irrigation Management and Information System (CIMIS)

UC IPM Weather Data and Products

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather Service

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)

Western Regional Climate Center

National Water & Climate Center

Weather and Irrigation Scheduling Resources

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