A STRATEGIC INITIATIVE OF THE COUNCIL FOR WATERSHED HEALTH
By Local Government Commission
An overview of California's complex water system (VIDEO: 23 minutes).
By Heal The Bay
Los Angeles faces big challenges supplying water to its 4 million residents. Be a part of this conversation and Know the Flow! Spanish and Korean versions are available (VIDEO: 13 minutes).
By LA County Public Works
This video gives a brief overview of how stormwater is managed locally
(VIDEO: 3 minutes).
By Practical Engineering
This video gives a brief overview of how cities have historically managed urban stormwater as well as newer practices that will help us capture and store the water locally (VIDEO: 12 minutes).
By Council for Watershed Health
This brief click-thru presentation looks at how water gets to the pipes in your home and where that water goes once it’s been used.
Watershed Acronyms (PDF)
Water Glossary (PDF)
WaterLA Infrastructure Terminology
LA County Community Water Systems Atlas
What is a watershed?
English | Spanish
Where does my water come from?
Engish | Spanish
How much water do we consume at home?
Who is my water service provider?
What types of greening and water capture features can I use to reimagine and reinvent public spaces in my community?
It is important that we recognize the indigenous tribes and people we have displaced and who's land we still occupy throughout the Los Angeles Basin.