In its fourth year, the academy returns to UCR-Palm Desert in February with classes from 5:30-7:30 p.m.each Tuesday.
The comprehensive course is led by experts on water use and management and is designed for community members who want a better understanding of water.
- February 4: Local Water Overview, History of Water in the Coachella Valley and Coachella Valley Water Sources
- February 11: Water Quality & Regulations and Economics of Water Rates
- February 18: Building & Development, Agriculture & Water-Efficient Techniques and Cannabis
February 25: Conservation Planning and Golf & Recycled Water
- February 29: Half-day tour of water Infrastructure across the valley and graduation ceremony.
Apply by Friday, Jan. 17
For more information or to apply, go to cvwatercounts.com/academy