Water News for September 24, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: $823 million, 31 billion-gallon Calaveras Reservoir dam ready for debut Sierra Sun Times: Economic Analysis Shows Value of Investing in WaterFix: California Water Users Will See Benefits Far Exceeding Costs, DWR Reports Los Angeles Times: Los Angeles reduces Eastern Sierra water deliveries because of climate change. At risk, ranchers say, is a […]

ENS Federal Report for September 21, 2018

ENS Federal Report – September 21, 2018   View Report on ENS Website   Share   Tweet   Link   Forward     Senate Passes Second FY 2019 Minibus The Senate continued to make progress, advancing fiscal year 2019 spending bills before the October 1 deadline.  The Senate overwhelmingly passed, 93-7, the second minibus (H.R. […]

Water News for September 21, 2018

Los Angeles Times: 87 days of smog: Southern California just saw its longest streak of bad air in decades Lake County News: Governor signs bill to cut red tape and implement quagga and zebra mussel inspection programs News Deeply: Hoover Dam as Giant Battery? The Hurdles Are More Legal Than Technical San Gabriel Valley Tribune: […]

Water News for September 20, 2018

Los Angeles Times: Local water officials discuss 50-year extension of State Water Project contract Sacramento Bee: Mendocino Complex, biggest wildfire in California history, now 100 percent contained Chico Enterprise-Record: Bill to form Oroville Dam citizens advisory commission signed into law Transport Topics News; ASCE Gives California’s Kern County C on Infrastructure Times of San Diego: […]

Water News for September 19, 2018

News Deeply: Monsoon Storms, Key to Recharging Groundwater, May Become Less Common KQED: Climate Summit: What Happened and What It Means ABC 30: Mayor says new water plant makes Fresno “drought proof” AgAlert: Federal water bill aims to smooth project funding Mercury News: OPINION: How expediency has backfired in California with dam, schools, taxes… Turlock […]

Water News for September 14, 2018

The News Tribune: More critical water storage is finally coming to California. It took nearly 40 years. CBS News: Global Climate Action Summit puts stress on action Pleasanton Weekly: Local water entities split on Prop 3 endorsement Farmington Daily Times: Rehabilitation work to begin on Navajo Dam gates and valves The Signal: Groundwater managers secure […]

Water News for September 13, 2018

The Weather Network: Global Climate Action Summit begins in San Francisco Chico Enterprise-Record: City reopens Old Ferry Road, damaged during Oroville Dam crisis Lake County News: Feather River Hatchery fish ladder to open Sept. 14 KVPR: Candidate Andrew Janz Says Pumping “At 100 Percent Capacity,” Water Infrastructure Needed Epoch Times: California Adopted More Restrictive Policies […]

Water News for September 12, 2018

Chico Enterprise-Record: California fires, floods, droughts: “It’s getting more real now” Jerry Brown says in climate interview Pacific Standard: California Works to Protect Its Shrinking Wetlands KQED: Giant Trash Collecting Device To Be Deployed in the Pacific Ocean Ventura County Star: Ventura County board disputes findings on dam safety, cites local inspections News Deeply: For […]

Californians’ Views on Climate Change – Public Policy Institute of California

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Water News for September 11, 2018

CBS News: California to go 100 percent carbon-neutral Capitol Weekly: State Water Project: Our most important infrastructure Lake County News: Mendocino Complex containment holding at 98 percent; fire camps Sacramento Bee: OPINION: If this meeting isn’t about financing Delta tunnels, then put it in writing Del Norte Triplicate: Oregon issues approval to remove J.C. Boyle Dam on the Klamath […]