Upcoming public tours
The Sonoma County Water Agency is pleased to host public tours of the Russian River water supply system and our sanitation districts. Please select the date of the tour you'd like to attend, and fill out the registration form. Sorry, dogs are not allowed on the tour. You will be notified with additional details and directions once you have registered.
All minor attendees (except for on the Family Tours) must be:
- At least 5th grade or older; and
- with a parent or guardian over 18; and
- have their parent or guardian sign a waiver
Russian River Water Supply System Tour
The Sonoma County Water Agency invites the public to attend a free half day tour of the Russian River water supply system. Tour participants will visit facilities that divert, pump and treat the water delivered by the Water Agency to more than 600,000 residents in portions of Sonoma and Marin counties. These facilities will include the rubber dam, fish ladders, infiltration ponds and water collector 6 – one of the largest water collector of its type in the world.
- Family Tour of the Russian River Water Supply System (ENGLISH AND SPANISH) - Saturday, July 30, 2016, 9:00am - 11:30pm
- Russian River Water Supply System Tour (ENGLISH) - Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9:00am - 12:00pm
- Russian River Water Supply System Tour (SPANISH) - Saturday, October 15, 2016, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sanitation Treatment Plant Tour
Tour participants will get an in depth look at how their wastewater is cleaned and how this water is used once it is clean. Tours are one hour and thirty minutes in duration.
Tour dates to be announced
For more information
For more information on the above tours, please contact Claire Nordlie at (707) 524-1165 or Claire.Nordlie@scwa.ca.gov