California Department of Water Resources

The mission of the California Department of Water Resources (CDWR) is to manage the water resources of California in cooperation with other agencies for the benefit of the state’s people and protect, restore, and enhance the natural and human environments. DWR operates and maintains the State Water Project (SWP), including the California Aqueduct, and provides dam safety, flood control, and local water management assistance while it plans for State’s future water needs.

Years of Climate Registered Recognition:

2010-2017 Climate Registered

2018-2022 Climate Registered All-Star


Carbon Footprint Registry, Water-Energy Nexus Registry, Net-Zero Portal



Year Joined


Reports From This Member

California Department of Water Resources

Current Climate Registered Status

Current Water-Energy Leader Status