Partners and Resources

     

    The Center for Water Efficient Landscaping (CWEL) is one of several entities working to encourage water conservation in the state of Utah. Collaborating with a variety of agencies, local water conservancy districts and research labs, CWEL's focus is on scientific research and Extension outreach at both county and state levels.

    CWEL team

    CWEL PARTNERS:

    STATE & NATIONAL COLLABORATORS & PARTNERS

    Alliance for Water Efficiency Alliance for Water Efficiency
    American Water Works Association American Water Works Association Intermountain Section
    National Turfgrass Evaluation Program National Turf Evaluation Program 
    Slow the Flow

     Slow the Flow

    US Bureau of Reclamation US Bureau of Reclamation
    US Golf Association US Golf Association
      USDA-ARS Forage & Range Research Laboratory
    Utah Division of Water Resources Utah Division of Water Resources
    WaterSense WaterSense EPA Partnership Program

     

    CAMPUS ASSOCIATIONS

    Greenville Research Farm

    Remote Sensing / Geographic Information Systems Laboratory

    USU Department of Plants, Soils Climate

    USU Agricultural Experiment Station

    USU Extension Water Quality

    Utah Ag Weather Network

    Utah Climate Center

    Utah Water Research Lab

     

    LOCAL WATER DISTRICTS & PROVIDERS

    Central Utah Water Conservancy District 

    Granger-Hunter Improvement District

    Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District

    Kearns Improvement District

    Metro Water District of Salt Lake City

    Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities

    Sandy Public Utilities

    Taylorsville-Bennion Improvement District

    Weber Basin Water Conservancy District

    NURSERY AND LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY RESOURCES

    Utah Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL)

    Utah Nursery and Landscape Association (UNLA) 

    Intermountain Herbarium at USU

    Utah Native Plant Society (UNPS)

    WATER CONSERVATION RESOURCES

    The following links contain information on water conservation for Utah.

    eXtension: Water Conservation for Lawn and Landscape

    Water Wise Utah

    Utah Division of Water Resources Water Conservation Page

    Slow the Flow

    Utah EPSCoR / iUtah

    Utah Division of Water Rights: Consumptive Use Information Tables (includes data on turf)