From the California Water Boards: Pyrethroid Pesticides Informational Scoping Document

Click on the link below for a PDF of an informational document for the upcoming October 30th scoping meeting for the Central Valley Pyrethroid Pesticides TMDL and Basin Plan Amendment.  This document, as well as the notice for the meeting are also available at their website : http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/centralvalley/water_issues/tmdl/central_valley_projects/central_valley_pesticides/pyrethroid_tmdl_bpa/index.shtml   Pyrethroid CEQA Scoping Info PDF

Updates and News from the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture

  SAN FRANCISCO BAY JOINT VENTURE: UPDATE   SPOTLIGHTS: Upcoming Events, Meetings, Conferences: There are many interesting conferences, meetings and  events on the immediate horizon. Please see the Events listing below for a more complete list.  Here we spotlight a few of special note.      National Association of Environmental Education National Conference   October 9-13, Oakland      […]

CASA Alert: Comments on Proposed Amendments to Recycled Water Policy

                CASA Alert         CASA, ACWA and WateReuse California Submit Joint Comments on Proposed Amendments to the Recycled Water Policy Addressing Constituents of Emerging Concern On October 9, 2012, CASA joined the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) and WateReuse California in submitting comments regarding proposed amendments to the […]

Coastal Conservancy October 18 Public Meeting Notice

Click HERE for a PDF of the Agenda for the Coastal Conservancy Meeting on October 18, 2012

50th Anniversary of the Naval Sea Cadet Corps, Appeal for Donations from the Navy League of the United States

A message from the Navy League of the United States: In 1962, at the request of the CNO, Admiral Arleigh Burke, the Navy League of the United States established the Naval Sea Cadet Corps. The United States Congress federally chartered the Naval Sea Cadets Corps on September 10, 1962. Congratulations on 50 years! A career […]

Governor Brown Takes Action to Attempt to Reduce California Fuel Prices

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today directed the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to take emergency steps to increase the state’s gasoline supply and bring down fuel prices. The Governor directed the board to immediately allow oil refineries to make an early transition to winter-blend gasoline. Winter-blend gasoline typically isn’t sold until after October 31. […]

Aquafornia.com’s Weekend Wrap-Up

 Here’s your weekend-wrap up from Aquafornia.com, delivered to you every Monday morning! Click here to visit Aquafornia and access all the links to articles and events listed here. And remember to visit Aquafornia for the latest in water news every day from across California!   Restore the Delta to what?, a new bill to require […]

Report: How Federal Water Programs Will be Affected if Automatic Spending Cuts Take Place

Wells Fargo Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary

Click HERE to view a PDF of the Economic and Financial Commentary provided by Wells Fargo for the week of October 8, 2012   A preview: Unexpected Drop in Unemployment Rate -The labor market appears to be on stronger footing as payrolls rose by 114,000 jobs in September and revisions to previous months’ data added […]

2012 Shell/MEF Run for Education a Success

10th Annual Shell/MEF Run for Education Raises $51,000 for Martinez Schools            MARTINEZ — Sunday’s 10th Annual Shell/MEF 5k/10k Run for Education was a huge success, raising approximately $51,000 for the Martinez Education Foundation, far above the 2011 total of $45,000. At the grandstand in Martinez’s Main Street Plaza, Shell Martinez Refinery General Manager […]