Learn how to prevent stormwater pollution in Riverside County


Riverside County Watershed Protection is a partnership program between Riverside County, the Flood Control & Water Conservation District, Coachella Valley Water District and 27 cities that manages watershed programs focused on sustainable and productive use of our natural resources.

The partnership uses a multi-faceted approach—including education, best management practices, evaluation and water quality monitoring—to eliminate stormwater pollution in our waterways and comply with all federal, state and local regulations. Our aim is to empower residents with information about pollution prevention and implement tactics that keep our watersheds healthy.

Have questions?

Check out our FAQs. We’ve answered some of your most common questions about stormwater pollution prevention.

Healthy watersheds

Whether you’re a resident, business owner, school or permittee, you can keep Riverside County clean.

Additional resources

Learn more about environmental initiatives in our community from these eco-friendly organizations.

Riverside County Watershed Protection