Program Directory

In addition to the Programs offered by the individual partners, there are numerous programs offered Region-wide, such as the Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper, High-Efficiency Washer Rebate, Green Business Program, and more.

Use the filter + to select your local water provider and to see all programs available to you. If you do not know who providers your water, you can lookup your address on the find your local provider page before getting started with the directory below.

Commercial, Outdoor, Residential
Rainwater Harvesting

Every time it rains, this naturally softened (and free) water is dumped on your property! Don't let it all flow away! Capture it to use it in your garden when you want to, your plants will thank you. You might even qualify to get a rebate to do so!

ask for water table card
Commercial, Indoor
  • Sonoma County, Marin County
Restaurant Card Order Form

If you are a restaurant located in Sonoma County or the Saving Water Partnership’s service area, you can order free “Water Served Upon Request” table cards to encourage your customers to only order water if they want it.

russian river friendly logo
Commercial, Outdoor, Residential
  • Sonoma County
Russian River Friendly

The Russian River watershed is a rich and diverse region of nearly 1,500 square miles of forests, agricultural lands and urban lands in Mendocino and Sonoma counties. The mainstem of the Russian River flows 110 miles from its headwaters near Redwood Valley and Potter Valley to the Pacific Ocean near Jenner. The watershed is home to approximately 360,000 people, 238 streams and creeks, and 63 species of fish – three of which are listed as threatened or endangered: Chinook salmon, Coho salmon and Steelhead trout. The Russian River-Friendly Landscape Guidelines is a comprehensive toolbox of principles and practices for landscape professionals in the Russian River watershed.

Commercial, Indoor, Outdoor, Rebate, Residential
Service Split Incentive Rebate

Many properties have one water meter that serves both indoor and outdoor water use. Separate your irrigation system from your indoor use by installing a dedicated irrigation meter and receive a rebate!

prius in a carwash
Commercial, Outdoor, Residential
  • Sonoma County
Sonoma County Green Carwash

During this current drought in Sonoma County, all residents should be conserving at home including in maintaining their car, so increasing the time between washings is the first step to saving water. Once the car has to be washed, take it to a professional car wash to save water and prevent pollution.

front of house at an angle
Outdoor, Rebate, Residential
  • Sonoma County
Sonoma County Rainwater Harvesting Rebate Program

In partnership with Gold Ridge Resource Conservation District (GRRCD), Sonoma Resource Conservation District (Sonoma RCD), Daily Acts, County of Sonoma and the California Department of Water Resources, rebates are available for both small and large rainwater capture systems.

family loading a washer
Indoor, Rebate, Residential
  • Sonoma County, Marin County
Sonoma-Marin HE Clothes Washer Rebate

Replace a top-loading clothes washer with a qualifying front-loading clothes washer and receive a rebate from participating water suppliers.

Commercial, Indoor, Outdoor, Residential
Sustained Reduction Program

Is there a technology or hardware you want to install but we don't have a rebate for it? If it can achieve a sustainable reduction every month in water use and wastewater flow, you may qualify for $200 for every 1,000 gallons reduced!

Commercial, Outdoor, Residential
Water Efficient Landscape Programs

Not quite ready to remove your lawn? Is your controller from the 1980s? Have you been thinking of converting your spray system to drip irrigation? There are many water efficient landscape rebates available.

Commercial, Indoor, Outdoor, Residential
Water Smart Home Programs

Ever wondered how efficient your property is? Having issues trying to reduce your use? Have trained staff walk you through your current system and help looks for improvements that could save water.

person sketching out a landscape plan
Outdoor, Residential
  • Sonoma County, Marin County
Water Smart Landscape Design Templates

Eight scalable, free, front yard designs to fit areas up to 2,500 square feet. Plans are ready-to-permit, and in compliance with local Water Efficient Landscape Ordinances.

water smart plant cards fanned out
Outdoor, Residential
  • Sonoma County, Marin County
Water Smart Plant Cards

The Sonoma-Marin Saving Water Partnership offers a variety of free programs designed to encourage the use of low water, native, habitat friendly plants in our region. The new pack of cards features locally appropriate plants that require less water while also promoting local wildlife in your garden.