The Agricultural Water Conservation Best Management Practices (BMP) Advisory Committee was initially established by executive order in 2002 and was continued in November by Governor Doug Ducey's Executive Order 2020-55
. The Committee is charged with advising ADWR’s Director regarding the statutorily authorized Agricultural BMP Program and will provide vital input to the Director on the BMP Program as the fifth management plans and future management plans are finalized and promulgated. ADWR Director Tom Buschatzke and Pinal AMA farmer Scott Riggins are the co-chairs of this committee.
This meeting will cover the purpose and scope of the Agricultural Water Conservation BMP Advisory Committee, the history of the Agricultural BMP Conservation Program, and next steps for the committee.