Delta eNews for July 19, 2018

Click here for the July 19, 2018 edition of Delta eNews.

Water News for July 20, 2018

Sierra Sun Times: CA. DWR Announces State Plan to Improve Delta Conditions Further Refined to Reduce Impacts: Public Invited to Comment on Changes KRCR News: Lawmakers meet with DWR officials over dam safety Merced Sun-Star: Algae Bloom at ‘Warning’ Level in San Luis Reservoir ECT: Amendments Seek to Protect California Water Rights and Ensure Tunnels Comply with Environmental Laws […]

Water News for July 19, 2018

Eureka Times-Standard: Eel River salmon, steelhead habitat to be restored after being blocked by railroad for 104 years Red, Green, and Blue: Delta Tunnels: John Laird opposes Calvert rider banning judicial review of water projects News Deeply: Here’s How the Largest Dam Removal Project in the U.S. Would Work Fox & Hounds: Deconstructing the Opposition […]

SFBJV Bulletin for July 18, 2018

                      THE BULLETIN                       timely wetlands news from the SFBJV    July 18, 2018    before … after                                                   Native S. foliosa at restored marsh Got Native Spartina?  YES As a partner of the SF Bay Joint Venture you are likely familiar with Invasive Spartina (cordgrass) and know […]

Water News for July 18, 2018

Sacramento Bee: Delta tunnels get ‘real’ as backers seek $1.6B loan from Trump administration Maven’s Notebook: Reps. McNerney and Garamendi offer amendments to protect California water rights and ensure tunnels comply with environmental laws Modesto Bee: OPINION: What Gavin Newsom said – and didn’t say – during his visit Monday in Modesto ABC7 News: Officials hope Oroville Dam spillways […]

Notice of Opportunity to Comment – Region 5 Salt and Nitrate Control Program

Click here for for the Notice of Opportunity to Comment – Region 5 Salt and Nitrate Control Program

Water News for July 17, 2018

NewsDeeply: 10 Signs of California Water Progress PBS: Why 96 million plastic ‘shade balls’ dumped into the LA Reservoir may not save water CALmatters: What $8.9 billion water bond would buy ABC 7 News: Del Valle reservoir, park in Livermore to get $5M overhaul Santa Cruz Sentinel: Newell Creek Dam improvements to be department’s costliest project since 1960s BakersfieldNow: Valadao endorses […]

Water News for July 16, 2018

New York Times: California Is Preparing for Extreme Weather. It’s Time to Plant Some Trees. The Signal: CA Dept of Water Resources issues warning of dangerous algae in Pyramid Lake Chico Enterprise-Record: Oroville Dam: A tour of two spillways, phase two Chico Enterprise-Record: Editorial: A breakthrough, maybe, for public input on Oroville Dam Morgan Hill Times: Plans for $1 billion […]

Water News for July 13, 2018

SFGate: Southern California thunderstorms bring flash-flood warnings Ventura County Star: Four Ventura County area dams cited as deficient in grand jury report  Chico Enterprise-Record: Concrete flows Monday on ‘splash pad’ expansion Action News Now: LOCAL OVERSIGHT GROUP CREATED FOR OROVILLE DAM The Acorn: New pump station crucial to Calleguas and Las Virgenes Pleasanton Weekly: California’s permanent drought is getting worse Sacramento […]

Ferries Conference 2018

  COMMUNITIES REINVEST IN WATER TRANSIT   New York, San Francisco, and Seattle are but the tip of the iceberg. As gridlock descends on U.S. road systems local governments look to the waterways that 100 years ago provided the transportation routes that expanding road systems made obsolete- or so we thought.   Please mark your calendars for October […]