Category Archives: Delta

2019 California waterfowl hunting season opening soon

The majority of hunters will take to the blinds Oct. 19 in most zones. Specific opening and closing dates vary by zone. Detailed information about daily bag and possession limits can be found on the Fish and Game Commission website. … Continue reading

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Living with levees: a shared responsibility

Within the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta there is roughly 1,115 miles of levees protecting farms, cities, schools and people. FEMA and its partners discuss how to live with levees and the steps that can be taken to mitigate levee and flood … Continue reading

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San Joaquin County Sandhill Crane Tours – Saturday-Sunday, November 9-17

Saturday-Sunday, November 9-17 Times vary Woodbridge Ecological Reserve 11154 W Woodbridge Rd Lodi, CA 95242 (MAP) The Sandhill Crane Tours begin with their arrival into the Delta and Central Valley! Watch cranes in their natural habitat for the fall and … Continue reading

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The Delta Conveyance Design and Construction Authority Establishes New Delta Stakeholder Engagement Committee

September 19 – The Board of Directors of the Delta Conveyance Design and Construction Authority (DCA), an independent joint powers authority tasked with design and engineering work to support the state’s effort to modernize Delta conveyance, voted today to establish … Continue reading

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NOTICE – Delta Bridge Closure Alert

Beginning October 1, Isleton, Three Mile Slough, and Paintersville bridges will begin alternating overnight closures for repair. Rio Vista Bridge on Highway 12 and west of Highway 160 will remain open with a current nighttime work schedule using one-way traffic control. Vehicle … Continue reading

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The nomination period for the 2020 Delta Leadership Program is open! Nomination Deadline: Friday, October, 18, 2019

The Delta Protection Commission, in partnership with the Delta Regional Foundation, created the Delta Leadership Program, an effort for sustained leadership development within the Delta community. With the challenges facing the Delta today, it is clearly in the Delta’s interest … Continue reading

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Delta Protection Advisory Committee – Accepting Applications

Become an Adviser to the Commission  Applications are due by September 4, 2019 The Commission is seeking applications from individuals to serve on DPAC representing the following categories: Delta Recreation (1 position) and Conservation/Habitat Non-governmental Organization (1 position). The application form … Continue reading

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