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Sustainable Conservation thanks our partners for working with us to address mounting water challenges in a part of the U.S. that routinely sets the national standard for new ways of doing things. Together, we harness the power of relationships to turn uncommon ideas into big impact for our Golden State.

Joe Choperena and Brian Davis
Photo of Sacha Lozano and Kelli McCune
Photo of Ladi Asgill and Michael Naito with tablet in pistachio orchard

We’re so grateful for our collaborators, whose diverse voices and expertise are key to developing environmental solutions that work for everyone. Pictured, left to right: Sustainable Conservation Project Director (Groundwater Recharge) Joe Choperena and San Joaquin Valley farmer Brian Davis; Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County Program Manager Sacha Lozano and Sustainable Conservation Project Director (Conservation Incentives) Kelli McCune; Sustainable Conservation Senior Agronomist Ladi Asgill and San Joaquin Valley farmer Michael Naito.

7 Day Nursery

Agricultural Council of California

Almond Board of California

Alnus Ecological, Inc.

Altman Plants

American Public Gardens Association

American Rivers

American Society of Landscape Architects - Northern California Chapter


Association of California Water Agencies

Association of Professional Landscape Designers, California Chapter

Audubon California

Bachand & Associates

Back to Natives Nursery

Ball Horticultural

Belmont Nursery

Bidart Dairy

Big Oak Nursery

Nick Blom

Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour




California Ag Solutions

California Air Resources Board

California Association of Resource Conservation Districts

California Dairy Campaign

California Dairy Research Foundation

California Dairy Quality Assurance Program

California Department of Fish and Wildlife

California Department of Food and Agriculture

California Department of Water Resources

California Farm Bureau Federation

California Invasive Plant Council

California Landscape Contractors Association

California Landscape Stewardship Network

California Native Plant Society

California Natural Resources Agency

California Roundtable on Agriculture and the Environment

California Roundtable on Water and Food Supply

California State Coastal Conservancy

California State Parks Department

California State Water Resources Control Board

California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance

California Trout

California Water Action Collaborative

California Water Foundation

Californians Against Waste


Carbon Cycle Institute

Central Coast Wetlands Group


Chino Basin Water Conservation District

City Farmers Nursery

City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment

Community Alliance with Family Farmers

Community Water Center

Al Costa

Dairy Cares

De Jager Dairy

Delano Earlimart Irrigation District

Delta Stewardship Council


Earth Genome

East Bay Municipal Utility District

EcoTone Analytics

Efird Ag Enterprises

EMIGH Ace Hardware

Environmental Defense Fund

Environmental Nature Center

California FarmLink

Frantz Nursery

Fresno Irrigation District

General Mills

Giacomazzi Dairy Farms

Green Acres Nursery & Supply

Green Gardens Group

Grower-Shipper Association

Hahamongna Native Plant Nursery

High Country Nursery

Horticultural Research Institute

Integrated Waste Management Consulting, LLC

Irvine Ranch Water District

Kings River Conservation District

Kings River Water Association


Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Leadership Counsel for Justice and Accountability

Lockeford Plant Materials Center (Natural Resources Conservation Service)

Lodi Winegrape Commission

Long Beach Water Lawn-to-Garden Program

Los Angeles County Arboretum

Lowe’s, California

Madera Irrigation District

Maricopa Orchards

Marin Carbon Project

Michael McRee Dairy

Mid-Kaweah Groundwater Sustainability Agency

Milk Producers Council

Mission Blue Nursery

Modesto Irrigation District

Monrovia Growers

Moulton Niguel Water District

National Marine Fisheries Service

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Restoration Center

Netafim, USA

Newtrient, LLC

New York Botanical Garden

North Kern Water Storage District

North Park Nursery

North San Joaquin Water Conservation District

Northern California Water Association

Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency

Papenhausen Hardware & Nursery

Plant California Alliance

Point Blue Conservation Science

Prado Farms

Public Policy Institute of California

Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper

Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Region

ReScape California

Resource Conservation District of Monterey County

Resource Conservation District of San Mateo County

Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County

Roger’s Gardens

Rosedale Rio Bravo Water Storage District

Sacramento Council of Governments

Salmonid Restoration Federation

San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District

San Joaquin Wine Growers Association

San Marcos Growers

San Mateo County Weed Management Area

Sand County Foundation

Santa Clara Valley Water District

Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment

Savant Holsteins

Save Our Water

Semitropic Water Storage District

Sequoia Riverlands Trust

Sloat Garden Center

Solana Succulents

Sonoma-Marin Water Saving Partnership

South Bay Green Gardens

Stanford Water in the West

State Water Resources Control Board

Stewardship Index for Specialty Crops

SummerWinds Nursery (California)

Talini’s Nursery

Terranova Ranch

The Garden Company

The Home Depot Garden Centers, California

The Nature Conservancy

The Plant Foundry

Tulare Irrigation District

Turlock Irrigation District

UC Cooperative Extension

UC Davis

UC Davis, Information Center for the Environment

UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

UC Master Gardener Program

UC Riverside, Dept of Botany & Plant Science

UC Santa Cruz

UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

US Army Corps of Engineers-Regulatory Program

US Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Wegis and Young

West Star Dairy

Western Growers Association

Western United Dairymen

Woodward and Curran

World Wildlife Fund

Yamagami’s Nursery

Yolo County Flood Control and Water Conservation District

Zone 7 Water Agency