Statewide Public Outreach on Water and Energy Conservation this Summer

July 16, 2013 New Outreach Effort Reminds Public to Save Water, Energy This Summer A statewide public outreach campaign is launching this week to remind consumers about the need to use water and energy wisely this summer. The effort, launched at the request of the Governor’s Office – reminds Californians that water and energy use […]

SFEI Releases New Wetlands Web Tools

www.sfei.org     SFEI Releases New Websites to Support Wetland Management and Protection SFEI, on behalf of the Wetland Monitoring Workgroup is releasing a series of technology tools to help with aquatic resource protection and management. “These new online tools will empower Californians to access information about the value and health of their wetlands,” said […]

Delta Vision Report Card, Appendices and Executive Summary

Last Tuesday, the Delta Vision Foundation released the 2013 Delta Vision Report Card. The Report Card assesses progress and performance in implementing the 2008 Delta Vision Strategic Plan and subsequent implementing legislation. Below are the Report Card, the Appendices, and the Executive Summary. 2013 Delta Vision Report Card 2013 Delta Vision Report Card Appendices Executive […]

Coast Guard accepts Hyundai systems into AMS program

The Coast Guard has completed its review of Alternate Management System (AMS) applications submitted by Hyundai Heavy Industries for the HiBallast and HiBallast-EX ballast water treatment systems (BWTS), and accepted them into the AMS program. The Coast Guard continues to review applications for AMS acceptance and will announce further determinations.  Also, note the Coast Guard’s […]

The 2013 Delta Vision Report Card is Now Available

 Visit the Delta Vision Foundation website to learn more or go directly to the Report Card page.  The Report Card assesses progress and performance in implementing the 2008 Delta Vision Strategic Plan and subsequent implementing legislation.  The Report Card evaluates the progress of the 85 actions outlined in the Delta Vision Strategic Plan, the leadership […]

CASA Alert: The Layperson’s Guide to Wastewater is Now Available

LAYPERSON’S GUIDE TO WASTEWATER   NOW AVAILABLE   The Water Education Foundation (Foundation) has announced the release of the Layperson’s Guide to California Wastewater. Through funding made possible by CASA, Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District and the Clean Water Summit Partners, the 28-page guide is an in-depth, easy-to-understand publication that provides background information on the […]

Newsletter from the Interagency Ecological Program for the San Francisco Estuary

The latest version of the IEP Newsletter, V. 16, N. 1, 2013 is now available here: http://www.water.ca.gov/iep/docs/IEP_Vol26_1.pdf

Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal Expansion Project: Availability of Draft EIS/EIR

 Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) for Public Review and Announcement of Public Meeting      Project: Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal Expansion Project (SCH #2011032066) Lead Agencies: Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) Project Description:  The FTA and WETA have […]

Message from the California Natural Resources Agency

    California Natural Resources Agency News Alert  May 29, 2013           Remaining Administrative Draft BDCP Chapters Released for Public Review   Today, the California Natural Resources Agency released the remaining chapters of the Administrative Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) to the public. The release of Chapters 8-12 and the availability […]

A Message from the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board

On Tuesday May 28, 2013, the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board will be holding their next stakeholder meeting for the “Evaluation of the Municipal and Domestic Supply (MUN) Beneficial Use in Ag Dominated Water Bodies “ meeting at the Rancho Cordova office. The meeting materials are available below via PDF links. A Web […]