California Water and Drought News for April 4, 2017

Capital Public Radio News: Series Of Storms Expected To Hit California By End Of The Week Oroville Mercury Register: Hyatt Powerhouse releases resume after maintenance shutdown Merced Sun-Star: Merced County to receive portion of relief funding approved by Trump Modesto Bee: Flooding causes explosion of mosquitoes in Stanislaus County … Here And Now: In California, NASA Scientists Measure Snowpack From […]

Greenwire – CLEAN WATER RULE: Supreme Court to hear WOTUS litigation

AN E&E NEWS PUBLICATION CLEAN WATER RULE Supreme Court to hear WOTUS litigation Amanda Reilly, E&E News reporter Published: April 3, 2017 at 9:35 AM In a rebuke to the Trump administration, the Supreme Court today decided to continue hearing litigation over the Obama administration’s Clean Water Rule. The high court rejected the Justice Department’s […]

California Water and Drought News for April 3, 2017

Sacramento Bee: Trump approves funds for California relief, including $274 million for Oroville Dam Sacramento Bee: Oroville Dam documents kept secret by state, federal officials Chico Enterprise Record: A view from the other side of Oroville Dam, now closed to boaters Chico Enterprise-Record‎: Letter: State has taken away from Oroville; now it can give KRON4.com: Trump approves federal disaster relief […]

California Water and Drought News for March 30, 2017

Associated Press: California sees heaviest mountain snowpack in years Mercury News: Drought? Sierra Nevada snowpack at 164 percent of normal Napa Valley Register: Vallejo reservoir could provide recreation, water for Napa County yourcentralvalley.com: PG&E snow survey promising for hydroelectricity California Water Blog: Pumping out the Inland Sea – Delta exports in a time of plenty Sacramento Bee: Watch water from beautiful lake […]

California Water and Drought News for March 29, 2017

Los Angeles Times: Why record snow followed by warm temperatures is a dangerous combination for Owens Valley Chico Enterprise-Record: Lake Oroville rises very slowly as spillway flows halted Los Angeles Times: Why record snow followed by warm temperatures is a dangerous combination for Owens Valley Chico Enterprise-Record: Lake Oroville rises very slowly as spillway flows halted Phys.Org: Where states rank […]

California Water and Drought News for March 28, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: State water official vows new Oroville Dam spillway by winter Sacramento Bee: Oroville Dam spillway shut down again as state officials work on long-term plan Chico Enterprise Record: Oroville Dam: Independent team to investigate cause of spillway … KRCRTV.COM: Oroville Chamber encourages businesses to be a part of spillway solution  ‎ KCRA Sacramento: Water flows from Lake […]

State Water Resources Control Board – Agenda for April 4, 2017 Board Meeting

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California Water and Drought News for March 27, 2017

ABC10.com: Expert calculates half a billion for full Oroville reconstruction The Union of Grass Valley: Debris removal slows at Oroville Dam Comstock’s Magazine: Infrastructure Issues Demand Attention Breitbart News: California: Worst State in Nation for Infrastructure Spending Chico Enterprise Record: Oroville Dam: Riverbend Park damage assessments begin; repairs will wait Fairfield Daily Republic: Salmon release to San Joaquin River hits high […]

California Water and Drought News for March 24, 2017

Sacramento Bee: Damage, design flaws in Oroville Dam spillway point to lengthy repairs, consultants say Los Angeles Times: Another reservoir overflows as Northern California receives more rain Associated Press: New storm heads toward California Sacramento Bee: Sacramento’s rainfall year in top 10 when it comes to wettest ever CBS Sacramento: Temporary Fix For Oroville Dam Spillway Could Involve Making … […]

California Water and Drought News for March 23, 2017

Wall Street Journal: California’s Central Valley Farmers Bemoan Water Allocation New York Times: From the California Sky, Measuring All That Snow Sacramento Bee: Despite Trump promise and a wet winter, California farmers don’t get … East Bay Times: Editorial: DWR’s handling of Oroville Dam crisis keeps getting worse Sacramento Bee: When it comes to roads and dams, Jerry Brown isn’t […]