Category Archives: Delta

The Fight to Stop the Delta Tunnels Heats Up this Summer

Why years of waiting may be over on Delta tunnels “Love it or hate it, the Delta tunnels project is reaching a decision point.” The Sacramento Bee 6/13/17 Restore the Delta, Delta advocates, and environmental groups are gearing up for … Continue reading

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Harmful Algal Bloom Season Beginning in California’s Waterways

With the summer season nearing and recreational activities on the state’s waterways set to increase, the State Water Resources Control Board is asking the public to be mindful of harmful algal blooms (HAB) in lakes and reservoirs, and to keep … Continue reading

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The Devil Is In The Details: Another Crucial Petition to Stop the Tunnels!

The hardest part of our job is encouraging you, our members, to respond to government processes that induce weariness in even the hardiest public policy geeks in California. But that is what the Brown Administration, Metropolitan Water District, Kern County … Continue reading

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Managing Floods in California

Recent years have shown how variable California’s weather and hydrology can be. The four-year stretch of 2012 through 2015 was the driest since statewide record-keeping began in 1896. Just a year later, 2017 is on track to be among the … Continue reading

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Boaters Can Help Fight Spread of Invasive Mussels Over Memorial Day Weekend

California agencies combatting the spread of invasive quagga and zebra mussels remind boaters to remain cautious over Memorial Day weekend. Quagga and zebra mussels are invasive freshwater mussels native to Eurasia. They multiply quickly, encrust watercraft and infrastructure, alter water … Continue reading

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Restore the Delta Public Meeting Tours: The Road Map to Stopping the Delta Tunnels

Join us for public meetings with supporters throughout the State! These public meetings are great for advocates of all knowledge levels on the Delta Tunnels project — new and long-time supporters. Get updates on where we are on the road … Continue reading

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Delta Conservancy Approves $4.4 Million to Benefit Delta Ecosystems, Water Quality, and Water-Related Agricultural Sustainability

The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Conservancy (Conservancy) approved approximately $4.4 million for four projects that restore and enhance ecosystems, improve water quality, and support water-related agricultural sustainability in the Delta. The Conservancy provides funding through a competitive grant process made possible … Continue reading

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