Public Tours

    Outreach tours

    Upcoming public tours

    The Sonoma County Water Agency is pleased to host public tours of the Russian River water supply system, sanitation districts, and energy projects.  Please select the date of the tour you'd like to attend, and fill out the registration form.  You will be notified with additional details and directions once you have registered.

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    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.

    Tour del Sistema de Suministro de Agua del río Russian River

    La Agencia del Agua del Condado de Sonoma invita al público a asistir a un tour gratuito de medio día donde visitaremos el sistema del suministro de agua del río Russian River. Los participantes de este paseo visitarán las instalaciones que desvían, bombean y tratan el agua suministrada por la Agencia del Agua a más de 600,000 residentes en partes de los Condados de Sonoma y Marin. Estas instalaciones incluirán la represa de goma, las escalerillas para los peces, los estanques de infiltración y el recolector de agua 6 – el cual es uno de los más grandes recolectores de agua de su tipo en el mundo. Para registrarse en este tour, contacte a Hugo Mata al 877-689-7721 o

    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.

    Energy and Sustainability Tour

    Tour participants will get to see a subset of Energy and Sustainability projects the Agency has developed in an effort to deliver Carbon Free Water by 2015. The tour will include solar panels, ground source and pond loop geoexchange heating and cooling systems, electric vehicle charging stations and the Hybrid and Plug in Hybrid Electrical fleet, and the Airport Wastewater Treatment Plant.


    For more information

    Please contact: Ryan Pedrotti, Water Education Programs Specialist at (707) 521-6209 or

    If you are unable to attend the scheduled tour date you can sign up on a waitlist to be notified regarding future tours. Public Tours Waitlist