WATER POLICY AND ECOSYSTEMS RESTORATION (Program); WATER POLICY AND ECOSYSTEMS RESTORATIONGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$604,112,91725.00$504,095,19524.00$100,017,7221.00
 

 
Policy Area:  WATER RESOURCES
Issue:            REPLACEMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 includes funding to replace 94 vehicles in the area's of Emergency Response, State Lands, Water Policy, Water Science/Lab Services, State Parks, Resilience and Coastal Protection, Air Resource Management and Environmental Law Enforcement. Reliable vehicles are essential for the department to complete their core functions including: the ability to respond to reported events that impact the environment and natural resources, survey and mapping requirements, regulatory oversight of 404 permitting, water quality sampling, managing state park visitors and park operations, and resource management.