What Does the SRRWD Do?

The SRRWD is guided by its Water Management Plan to conserve and restore water resources for the beneficial use of current and future generations. The District accomplishes these goals with the following activities:

  • Monitor water quality of lakes and streams
  • Apply for grants
  • Promote Best Management Practices (BMPs) to improve water quality
  • Provide cost sharing opportunities to install BMPs
  • Update sewer systems
  • Provide flood mitigation
  • Restore streambanks and wetlands
  • Establish, record and maintain hydrological data
  • Regulate, conserve and control the use of water in the watershed
  • Implement projects related to meeting the purposes of the District
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