Code Section

Water Code - WAT

DIVISION 1. GENERAL STATE POWERS OVER WATER [100 - 540]

  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 368. )
  

CHAPTER 2.5. Miscellaneous Powers of Department [205 - 347]

  ( Heading of Chapter 2.5 added by Stats. 1956, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 52. )
  

ARTICLE 2. Surveys, Investigations, and Distribution of Water [225 - 238]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 368. )

  
236.  

The department, either independently or in cooperation with any person or any county, state, federal, or other agency, is authorized to collect hydrologic data necessary for river forecasting, to make forecasts of stream flow, to provide for flood warning, and to provide for communication necessary for the collection and dissemination of such information.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1291.)