The Governor and Legislature have set a goal of achieving comprehensive watershed-based local water management plans (often referred to as the "One Watershed, One Plan" initiative) statewide by 2025. Funding to begin the initiative has been provided, but to achieve the goal set by the Governor and the Legislature, state funding should be continue to be provided beyond the current biennium and throughout the period required ...more »
Each River Basin in the State is a unique resource requiring a unique set of solutions. There are a multitude of solutions for every problem yet all solutions do provide the bang for the buck and others do. A more concerted effort to prioritize options that achieve multiple objectives and more efficient use of public and private resources is critical to success. Currently there is a lack of coordination between LSOHC; ...more »
One watershed one plan includes all activities that impact water, surface and subsurface.