Water Glossary

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  • Diemer

    Robert B. Diemer, Metropolitan general manager 1952-1961, after whom Metropolitan filtration plant at Yorba Linda, in Orange County, was named.

  • Domenigoni

    The name of a pioneer family in southwestern Riverside County and of one of the two valleys dammed to create Diamond Valley Lake, Metropolitan's major reservoir near Hemet in southwestern Riverside County.

  • DVL

    Diamond Valley Lake-Metropolitan's major reservoir near Hemet, in southwestern Riverside County.

  • DWR

    California Department of Water Resources. Guides development and management of California's water resources; owns and operates State Water Project and other water-development facilities.