Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA): Summary of Key USACE Provisions for Ports & Harbors

Click here for the PDF Report Click here for a Table of Water Resource Development and Conservation Projects   

Golden State Water Summit & Pre-Sumit Briefing on California Desal

2013 was California’s driest year on record since 1895. A water bond likely worth more than 8 billion on the ballot for November 2014 will help, and the state water plan just released in October set goals for alleviating problems including worsening water scarcity, uncertain water supplies, and declining groundwater levels and contaminated drinking water. […]

State Water Board Emergency Regulations for Curtailment of Diversions Due to Insufficient Flow for Specific Fisheries

The State Water Board approved Emergency Regulations for Curtailment of Diversions Due to Insufficient Flow for Specific Fisheries at its May 20, 21, 2014 Board meeting.  On May 23, 2014, the State Water Board staff submitted the emergency rulemaking package to the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) for final approval. The OAL submittal is available […]

Notice of Public Hearing – Robert Mann

The State Water Resources Control Board will hold a Public Hearing to determine whether to issue a Cease and Desist Order and whether to impose Administrative Civil Liability against Robert Mann (individual and trustee) and Robert C. Mann 1999 Trust. The Public Hearing will commence on August 26, 2014 and continue, if necessary, on August […]

Notice of Public Hearing – Stornetta Family Trust

The State Water Resources Control Board will hold a Public Hearing to determine whether to issue a Cease and Desist Order and whether to impose Administrative Civil Liability against Stornetta Family Trust and Newton Dal Poggetto (trustee). The Public Hearing will commence on September 2, 2014 and continue, if necessary, on September 3, 2014. Read […]

ENS Resources Weekly Washington Update, May 23, 2014

ENS Weekly Legislative update, May 23, 2014    

ACWA News for May 23, 2014 Available Online

The May 23 issue of ACWA News is now available online. This issue looks back at the 2014 ACWA Spring Conference & Exhibition on May 6-9. Nearly 1,700 local and state water leaders from throughout California gathered in Monterey to explore topics ranging from drought to sustainable groundwater management to reducing the amount of water […]

California Drought and Water News for May 23, 2014

The Fresno Bee: Senate passes California drought-relief bill The Sacramento Bee: Video simulation captures scale of Delta tunnel project SF Gate: The coast is clear: Water good at most Bay Area beaches Valley Public Radio: U.S. Senate Passes Emergency Drought Relief Act The Sacramento Bee: California drought will hit cost of rice hardest San Francisco […]

Agenda for State Water Resources Control Board, November 5th

Both the English and Spanish version of the agenda is also posted on our website at: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/board_info/calendar/index.shtml#nov1311_5_13_agenda_links

Water-Related News from Local Newspapers for November 7, 2012

From the San Francisco Chronicle: “Hetch Hetchy Measure Swamped by Voters“ -“San Francisco voters overwhelmingly rejected Proposition F, a plan that would have taken the first steps toward draining Hetch Hetchy Reservoir and drastically revamped the way much of the Bay Area gets its water.” Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/politics/article/Hetch-Hetchy-measure-swamped-by-voters-4014676.php#ixzz2BZB9pGgZ     From the Sacramento Bee: “State Board […]