Participate & Support

With the participation and support of our members, CWAG has become a respected and effective advocate for sustainable water resources in our area. Our activities include:

  • We listen to the public.
  • We answer your questions.
  • We present monthly public programs on local water topics.
  • We present programs to community groups through our Speakers Bureau.
  • We attend and monitor public meetings: Prescott City Council, Board of Supervisors, Prescott AMA, etc.
  • We monitor state legislation and meet with elected representatives.


We are often asked “How can I get involved?”

Our first and foremost response is “Join CWAG,” and that can be done easily by clicking on “Join - Renew - Donate” in the blue box on the left. However, you can do more!

Here are some suggestions:

  • Sign up to receive our weekly calendar of water events and/or News & Views e-newsletters. You can sign up by clicking on “Info by Email” at the bottom of the blue box on the left. You don't need to be a paid member to receive the emails.
  • Attend our meetings on the second Saturday of each month, and if you are a member, participate in our January strategic planning session.
  • Invite a CWAG speaker to address your group.
  • Join our Education Committee, Public Policy Committee and/or Science Committee. The Education Committee meets on the first Wednesday of the month. The Public Policy Committee meets on the first Thursday of the month. The Science Committee meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month, but not every month. To learn more about the committees and their projects, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Attend the public meetings listed in our calendar of events, learn more about the issues, speak up when you feel ready.
  • Share your interest in water sustainability with anyone who will listen! Lead by example.
  • Stay informed and vote.

Use the menu choices to the left to ask questions, give us feedback, send us a message, volunteer, join, or just subscribe to our weekly calendar and/or e-newsletter.

If you have further questions, comments, suggestions, click on “Contact” in the menu at the top of this page for the many ways you can get in touch with us. Thanks so much for your interest!


  • "Ranchers need clean water for their stock, farmers need it for their crops, every employer needs it to stay in business, and every living thing needs it for life... The law needs to be clear to protect water quality and the rights of landowners."
    Mark Udall
  • "Water is the driver of Nature."
    Leonardo da Vinci
  • "When the well is dry, we know the worth of water."
    Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard’s Almanac, 1746
  • "...and since flow of information is to spirit what water is to life, we'd best think about how to keep the pipes free and unclogged."
    Raphie Frank
  • "In an age when man has forgotten his origins and is blind even to his most essential needs for survival, water along with other resources has become the victim of his indifference."
    Rachel Carson
  • "We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one."
    Jacques Yves Cousteau
  • "Water is life's matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water."
    Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, 1937 Nobel Prize for Medicine
  • "Water is everywhere and in all living things; we cannot be separated from water. No water, no life. Period..."
    Robert Fulghum
  • "It's the water. Everything is driven by the water."
    Mike Thompson
  • "Whiskey is for drinking; water is for fighting over."
    Mark Twain