Plan Like Water Matters: An Integrated Approach to Managing Water Resources

Online

Water has and always will play a crucial role in the success of western cities. Employing a comprehensive and integrated approach to managing this vital resource is essential to our future. In this course designed for urban planners, city managers, environmental consultants/planners and community activists, you will learn about the basic water policy issues and options facing communities in California and the arid west. Through online lecture and engaging, live Q&A sessions with your instructor and fellow classmates, you’ll become conversant in major water-related issues and case law, and will gain an in-depth understanding of the state-of-the-art, integrated approaches available to help sustainably manage water resources. By the end of this course, you will possess the understanding, strategies and tools to tackle water resource challenges and help your community grow in a resilient and responsible manner.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze and critique urban and ground water management plans and IRWM plans
  • Demonstrate an understanding of water laws that would be applicable to a planning process
  • Employ an integrated and collaborative approach to sustainably managing an entire water cycle
  • Effectively evaluate projects and plans to ensure that critical water-related issues, constraints and limitations are being addressed
  • Thoroughly critique water analyses as part of environmental (e.g., CEQA) and planning processes

Skills Gained

  • Water policy
  • Water planning and analysis
  • Water management
  • Resources management planning
CEUs
0.6
Section Number
203WAT160
Instruction Method
Online class

Section Notes

This is an online, remote learning course, which consists of content and curriculum that is taught with pre-recorded and real time lectures, in addition to a real-time Q&A session with the instructor. Pre-recorded lectures and live sessions are accessed via our Canvas learning system and Zoom. Details regarding login information will be emailed out prior to the course start date.

This course will be available on Canvas from January 27 - 29, 2021. Live Zoom meetings will be held on:

  • Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PST
  • Friday, January 29, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PST

In the classroom environment, this course is equivalent to a one-day course.

Enrollment Policies

Drop requests (withdraw with a refund) will be approved, less a $30 processing fee, if the request is received seven calendar days before the course begins. Click here to view complete enrollment policy information including details on withdrawals and transfers.

Discounts

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

Group Discount

Groups of three or more, enrolled at the same time with a single payment method may receive a 10% discount on each enrollment.  Contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services office to enroll your group: (530) 757-8777.

Early Enroll Discount

Enroll 14 days before the course start date to save 10% on the course fee.

BIA

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education at (800) 752-0881.

APA

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

ASLA

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don't have your association discount code contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don't have your association discount code contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

AEP

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

BIA

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

ASLA

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

APA

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

AEP

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don't have your discount code from your association please contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee.  If you don't have your association discount code contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee. If you don't have your association discount code contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.