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Drought Update

In response to the worsening drought, Governor Newsom has asked all Californians to voluntarily reduce water use by 15%. Learn about Stanford’s actions and how you can help at our drought webpage

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Water Resources & Civil Infrastructure

Our Mission

Support Stanford University with safe and reliable water services and civil infrastructure and protect our water resources in a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

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About Us

The Water Resources and Civil Infrastructure group manages and maintains Stanford's civil infrastructure: water, sewer and storm drainage systems, in conjunction with an extensive water efficiency and stewardship program, which focuses on sustainable water use by managing available resources to meet University needs and preserving ecological systems to maintain these vital resources for future generations.