Links, Materials, & Resources

The City of Soledad is part of the Salinas River Watershed that flows into the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.  Our environment is important to us and we have collected the following resources for the convenience and education of our community.

Associations & Organizations

American Water Works Association
Association of Ground Water Agencies
California Association of Sanitation Agencies
California Water Environment Association
Groundwater Foundation
Save Our Shores
Water Awareness Committee of Monterey County
Water Education Foundation
Water Environment Federation
WateReuse Association

For Kids

Kid Corner: Ideas from the Groundwater Foundation
United States EPA | Learn the Issues
Water Education Foundation | Water Kids
Water Environment Federation | Coloring Book: Catch a Ride on the Water Cycle (also available in Spanish)
Water Pollution Guide

Going Green

H2ouse Water Saver Home
National Geographic | Green Guide
Pacific Gas & Electric | Energy Savings & Rebates
Planet Green | How to Go Green
Recycling E-Waste
Recycling Guide
United States EPA | Go Green! Monthly Newsletter

Government & Regulatory Agencies

Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments
California Department of Toxic Substances Control
California Department of Water Resources
California Environmental Protection Agency
California State Water Resources Control Board
Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board
Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District
United States Department of the Interior | Bureau of Reclamation
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Our Watershed

Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board, District 3
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
Salinas River Watershed Management Action Plan

Stormwater Issues

Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board, Storm Water Program
Monterey Regional Stormwater & Educational Alliance
United States EPA, Green Infrastructure
Central Coast LIDI
California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA)

Water Conservation Resources

California Department of Water Resources
California Urban Water Conservation Council
How to Go Green: Water
Save our Water
Water-Efficient Plant List for the Monterey Peninsula
Water Guide | Water Saving Tips & Advice
WaterSense | United States Environmental Protection Agency
Water Use Efficiency
Water – Use it Wisely
Water Wise Gardening in Monterey County