Therefore, the application of this model that will integrate this water supply contemplating the underground component and using limited information, resulting interesting and important in the incorporation and implementation of strategies for IRWM
such as sizing and designing works for water supply, early warning systems and contingency plans in winter seasons and/or shortages.
through mutually beneficial solutions." (94) In authorizing IRWM,
California has promoted IRWM first by authorizing integrated
California first authorized IRWM in the Integrated Regional Water
of the IRWM Act is to authorize IRWM, and the Act sets out little in the
grants for both 1) IRWM planning efforts, and perhaps more importantly,
2) implementation of projects adopted as part of an IRWM plan.
$500,000 toward the development or modification of an IRWM plan.
developing IRWM plans, the prospect of implementation grants provide an
One of the most successful examples of IRWM is the Santa Ana
response to California's efforts to promote IRWM, SAWPA created a