Water News for July 12, 2018

Maven’s Notebook: LAKE OROVILE SPILLWAYS CONSTRUCTION: Update for July 11 – with photos and videos Fresno Bee: OPINION: Built to Serve a Variety of Purposes, Water System Struggles to Serve Any  Western FarmPress: Work continues on Oroville Dam rebuild  Chico Enterprise-Record: Local oversight group established for Oroville Dam Los Angeles Sentinel: L.A. County Shows Off Stormwater Infrastructure for Safe Clean […]

Central Delta Corridor Design Charrette

Click here for information on the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Conservancy’s upcoming design workshop.

Water News for July 11, 2018

Maven’s Notebook: Successful Groundwater Sustainability Planning CBS Sacramento: Southern California Water Agency Re-Approves Delta Tunnels Funding Daily Kos: Coalition Protests Delta Tunnels Tax as MWD Revotes on $11 Billion to Finance WaterFix  Capital Press: Nonprofit files plan to remove four Klamath dams IECN: Securing Southern California’s Water Future with the Help of the Cadiz Water Project  Sierra Sun Times: Restore Hetch Hetchy […]

Court rejects bid to rip out dam, restore Hetch Hetchy

Click here to read about the court’s recent rejection of the Restore Hetch Hetchy measure.

CASA Connects for July 10, 2018

Conference News  Renowned Environmental Leader Chad Pregracke to Speak at CASA Annual Conference Chad Pregracke, 2013 CNN “Hero of the Year,” will be the keynote speaker at the CASA Annual Conference in Monterey August 8-10. Chad is the founder of Living Lands and Waters, a group dedicated to river cleanups, watershed conservation initiatives, workshops and […]

New Funding Program through NFWF

Click here to learn more about the National Fish and Wildlife Fund’s new program.

State Water Resources Control Board – Updated Notice of Document Availability – Bacteria Provisions

Click here for the recent State Water Resources Control Board Notice of Document Availability.

WRDA 2018 Legislation Passed by the House of Representatives

The Water Resources Development Act of 2018 (WRDA 2018) bill was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on June 8 in an overwhelming 408-2 vote. The U.S. House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee’s leaders introduced the bipartisan legislation on May 18. The U.S. Senate’s version of WRDA 2018, known as America’s Water Infrastructure Act of […]

Water News for July 10, 2018

Washington Post: Record heat put thousands of Californians in the dark Friday. Scientists predicted this from climate change. Elk Grove News: State Water Board Releases Plan to Increase Flows in San Joaquin River and Tributaries News Deeply: On the Yuba River, Climate Change Means It’s Time for a Dam Makeover  San Francisco Chronicle: Appeals court rejects effort to tear […]

Water News for July 9, 2018

FOX 40: New California Water Plan Aimed at Boosting Fish Habitat The Washington Post: All-time high temperature records set throughout Southern California, including Los Angeles CBS News: Southern California heat wave breaks records KRCR News: Lake Oroville busy with help of free use days Thursday and Friday Red, Green, and Blue: Water agencies are complicit in […]