California Water News for June 27, 2017

Sacramento Bee: ‘Huge milestone’ for Delta tunnels – feds say they won’t push fish over the brink Associated Press: The Latest: US gives initial OK to California water tunnels Los Angeles Times: Federal agencies greenlight proposed delta tunnel project Associated Press: California big tunnels win early approval. Questions remain San Francisco Chronicle: Key federal agencies clear way for proposed delta […]

California Water News for June 26, 2017

Associated Press: California water chief at helm of Oroville crisis retires Associated Press: Feds to give update on California’s big water tunnels Associated Press: Homes Evacuated After California River Swells From Snowmelt Associated Press: Engineers use replica to pinpoint California dam repairs Capitol Journal: Parks are pork, but flood control saves lives. That’s the tension just the L. A. River […]

California Water News for June 23, 2017

KRCRTV.COM: Cleanup and debris removal scheduled for Oroville’s Riverbend Park The Turlock Journal: Heat wave brings excess water Chico Enterprise-Record: Editorial: Friday, let the pros work on cleaning up Riverbend Chico Enterprise-Record: Now’s the time to file claims for losses during the spillway crisis Modesto Bee: Why go for desal when California has cheaper options? KPBS: San Diego Water Rate Dispute […]

California Water News for June 22, 2017

Los Angeles Times: California sees some of highest temperatures ever recorded amid … SFGate: California heat wave to peak Thursday: Here are locations that will … Sacramento Bee: ‘Nothing secret about the new dam safety legislation,’ state says International Water Power and Dam Construction: Scale model to test Oroville Dam repair options Oroville Mercury Register: Heat wave should not hinder […]

California Water News for June 21, 2017

McClatchy DC: Bill aims to help California save water for a not-so-rainy day California Magazine: Hell or High Water: How Will CA Adapt to the Anthropocene? Oroville Mercury Register: Oroville City Council extends DWR settlement agreement KRCRTV.COM: Scary looking fish make new home at Feather River Fish Hatchery San Jose Inside: Water District Resists Installing Low-Tech Pumps that Might Have […]

California News for June 20, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: As summer nears, historic winter still grips state’s high country HydroWorld: Oroville Dam situation leads state to order in-depth assessment of more than 50 dams KHL Group: Fears of Californian dam flaws RailwayAge Magazine: Caltrain commits to water conservation First Day Of Summer: Hot Weather & Cold Water CBS San Francisco Bay Area: Heat Wave Accelerating Runoff […]

California Water News for June 19, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Oroville Dam repair is huge, but so is residents’ mistrust San Francisco Chronicle: Dam safety records should be public Oroville Mercury Register: DWR settlement agreement: Oroville may stick it out for another year California Water Blog: Irrigation Management in the Western States, seen from overseas San Diego Union-Tribune: Could desalinated water from Mexico flow to San Diego? News […]

California Water News for June 16, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Study: California’s seasonal rain and snow triggering earthquakes Sacramento Bee: California Legislature votes to keep dam-safety plans secret Associated Press: In wake of crisis, California takes a hard look at dams CBS San Francisco Bay Area: Rivers Across The West Turn Dangerous As Days Warm, Snow Melts Sacramento Bee: California still digging out snowy roads, but heat […]

California Water News for June 15, 2017

Associated Press: California ordering inspections at aging dams after crisis Oroville Mercury Register: See the view from the top of the spillway with State Parks new webcam Sacramento Bee: See where the proposed Delta tunnels would go KMPH Fox 26: California firms up marijuana rules, will allow deliveries Carmichael Times: Democrats Deny Funding for Critical Levee Repairs Needed after … […]

State Water Resources Control Board – Draft Staff Report

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