California Water & Drought News for January 5, 2015

Manteca Bulletin: Cambria rushes desalination water plant San Francisco Chronicle: Winter storms bring Bay Area reservoir levels The Weather Channel: California Droughts: What’s In Store For The Future? OC Register: Reservoirs drink up recent rains, but more is needed Napa Valley Register: January could be key to ending drought Inland Empire News: Storms fail to reverse California drought The Sacramento Bee: Op […]

Spare the Air Alert for Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Notice to Comment and Attend Public Meeting regarding Clean Water Act Section 303(d)

A Notice for Comment and Public Meeting has been announced regarding proposed Clean Water Act Section 303(d). Click here to view details of the integrated notice.   The Public Meeting is scheduled for March 3, 2015  Comment Deadline is February 5, 2015 by 12 noon.  

California Water & Drought News for December 31, 2014

Associated Press: New Survey Shows Higher Snowpack Los Angeles Times: Sierra Nevada snowpack levels are greater than a year ago SF Gate: Amid flakes, snow levels don’t jettison drought worries Capital Press: Survey finds more snow in California mountains  CBS Sacramento: 1st Sierra Snow Pack Measurement This Winter Comes Up Short Western Farm Press: Survey: More Sierra snow, less water equivalent […]

California Water & Drought News for December 30, 2014

Associated Press: California’s first snow survey set for Tuesday Fresno Bee: Sierra has snow, but not enough Huffington Post: 2014 in Review: Reflecting on California’s Drought, Disappearing  San Francisco Examiner: State needs solid drought solutions, not mindless bills Discovery News: ‘Atmospheric Rivers’ To Soak N. Calif. as Climate Warms Visalia Times-Delta: Farmers preparing for frost […]

Norman Fassler-Katz to honored with Lifetime Achievement Award at 2015 California Maritime Leadership Symposium

2015 Gary L. Gregory Lifetime Achievement Awardee The California Maritime Leadership Symposium Executive Committee is pleased to announce the selection of Norman Fassler-Katz as the recipient of the 5th Annual Gary L. Gregory Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Fassler-Katz will he honored during a special reception held on February 24th, 2015 in the California State Capitol […]

California Water & Drought News for December 26, 2014

Associated Press: Regulations would expand coastal California sanctuaries U-T San Diego: Water use rises despite mandatory restrictions, according to Solana Beach Water District Report Public Radio East: Will California’s Wet Weather Ease The Multi-Year Drought? San Jose Mercury News: California drought brings smaller harvests, more hunger among … Environment & Energy Publishing: Water users scramble as drought foretells scary future Santa Rosa Press Democrat: Ski resorts’ uphill battle with […]

California Water & Drought News for December 24, 2014

Los Angles Times: First manual measurement of Sierra snowpack to occur next week Central Valley Business Times: California reservoirs slowly refilling Sputnik US: Scientists Create Rain-Seeding Drones to Combat California Drought Western Farm Press: Almond industry projects short-term flat growth AG Week: Court upholds cutback in Calif. water drawdown to protect fish DWR: California Water Plan eNews

California Water & Drought News for December 22, 2014

Associated Press: Extremely high tides hit California coast SF Gate: Dangerous high tides expected in Bay Area Sacramento Bee: ‘Wild’ fish make a comeback in Putah Creek Fresno Bee: A first for delta water pumping: Voluntary cutback to protect fish Los Angeles Times: Recent storms send Yosemite waterfalls rushing back Fresno Bee: Valley business in 2014: Water woes temper improvement in […]

California Water & Drought News for December 19, 2014

Sacramento Bee: Pumps dropped from Delta water tunnel plan Los Angeles Times: California drought weakens, forecasters have ‘cautious optimism’ for future Los Angeles Times: Flood, drought risks must be managed, with or without climate change San Jose Mercury News: California drought: Feds forecast good chance of wet conditions for next three months NBC Southern California: […]