Water Resources in Calaveras County

 Irrigation And Groundwater

   
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Lawn Irrigation Guide: An Easy Way to Save Water
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Lawn irrigation accounts for nearly half of homeowner water usage. Many homeowners irrigate too often and for too short a period to meet lawn and especially landscaping (tree and shrub) needs.

 

Water Quality in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

 

Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2010
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This report is the 13th in a series of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Circular reports that have been published every 5 years since 1950.

 

Water Transfers in the West: Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
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Provides an overview on how the region can help meet growing demands for water with voluntary market-based sales and leases of water rights.

 

Show Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals (105)
There are 105 resources serving Calaveras County in the following categories:
map itMap of Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals serving Calaveras County
Geologists / Hydrologists
Abbie Goldstein
Sigma Prime Geosciences, Inc. - Principal Geologist - Half Moon Bay, CA
Brett Jordan, PhD, PE
HydroGeo Designs LLC - Hydraulic Engineer - Houston, TX
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Hoover Consulting
Michael F. Hoover - Santa Barbara, CA
HWR Engineering & Science
Mike Wilson - Arcata, CA
John McCullah
Salix Applied Earthcare LLC - Redding, CA
Ninyo & Moore
- San Diego, CA
O'Connor Environmental Inc.
Matt O'Connor - Principal Geomorphologist/Hydrologist - Healdsburg, CA
Plumas Geo-Hydrology
Burkhard Bohm - Portola, CA
Richard Kattelmann
- Crowley Lake, CA
Government Agencies
Bureau of Land Management
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
California Coastal Conservancy
Dick Wayman - Communications Director - Oakland, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Fish and Game
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Karen Ross - Secretary of Food & Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California NRCS State Office
Carlos Suarez - State Conservationist - Davis, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
Farm Service Agency
USDA - Washington, DC
National Invasive Species Council
U.S. Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USDA - Washington, DC
State and Private Forestry
USDA Forest Service - Office of Communication - Washington, DC
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Washington, DC
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Washington, DC
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Washington, DC
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Cheyenne, WY
Western Governors’ Association
James Ogsbury - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Irrigation Suppliers and Contractors
Agri Drain
Charlie Schafer - President - Adair, IA
BountiGel
mOasis Inc - Union City, CA
California Turf and Irrigation Supply
- Hesperia, CA
Maximized Water Management LLC
William (Bill) Fuchs - Owner - Chester, ID
Netafim Drip-Micro Irrigation Products
Netafim USA - Fresno, CA
Pump Monitor
PowWow Energy, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA
Reinke Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Chris Roth - President - Deshler, NE
Tule Evapotranspiration
Tule Technologies Inc - Tom Shapland - Concord, CA
Soil / Water Testing Labs
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
TPS Lab
- Edinburg, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
Biological Control Program
Mike Pitcairn - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
CalFire Resource Management
- Sacramento, CA
California Certified Farmers Market Program
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Farmland Conservation Program (Williamson Act)
John Lowrie - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Improvement Program
Stewart McMorrow - CFIP Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Legacy Program
Jeff Calvert, Forest Stewardship Program Manager - California Dept. of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Invasive Species Program
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch - California Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Land Acquisition Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Landowner Incentive Program
Brian Olson - Sacramento, CA
California Noxious Weed Information Program
Dr. Dean KelchCA
California Public Access Program
- Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Rangeland, Grazing Land and Grassland Protection Program
John P. Donnelly - Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Waterfowl Habitat Program
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Center for Invasive Species Research
Mark Hoddle - Director of Center for Invasive Species Research, Extension Specialist - Riverside, CA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Habitat Restoration Program (HRP)
DOI Bureau of Reclamation - Sacramento, CA
Coho Salmon Habitat Enhancement Leading to Preservation Act (Coho HELP Act)
CDFW Fisheries Branch - Sacramento, CA
Division of Marketing Services
CA Department of Food and Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration Program
CDFW Water Branch - Sacramento, CA
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
CalRecycleCA
Farmland Mapping and Monitoring Program
- Sacramento, CA
Fire Prevention Grants Program
Natalie Burke - Department of Forestry and Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
Fisheries Restoration Grant Program
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
Forest Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Forest Health Grants - California Climate Investments
Kristen Merrill - Forest Health Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Program (General)
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Hydrilla Program - CDFA
Dr. Patrick Akers - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
Inland Wetland Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Keep Me Wild
California Department of Fish and Game - Sacramento, CA
LandSmart
Sonoma RCD - Santa Rosa, CA
Oak Woodlands Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Permanent Wetland Easement Program
Heidi West - Lead Coordinator - Comprehensive Wetland Habitat Program - Sacramento, CA
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Program (PLM)
CDFW Wildlife Branch - Sacramento, CA
Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program
Victoria Barr - Sacramento, CA
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
California Department of Conservation - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
The Environmental Enhancement And Mitigation Program
CA Natural Resources Agency - Sacramento, CA
Timberland Conservation Program
CDFW - Sacramento, CA
Water Conservation
Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition
Anne Cook - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
California Agricultural Water Stewardship Initiative
Allan Fulton - UC Cooperative Extension - Red Bluff, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
- San Luis Obispo, CA
Perkins Design Associates
S. Perkins - Fresno, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
Restore America's Estuaries
Elsa Carlisle - Senior Director of Restoration & Administration - Arlington, VA
River Partners
John Carlton - President - Chico, CA
Valley WaterWise
Jennifer L. Feaster - Del Rey, CA
Water Insight
Peter Yolles - Founder and Principal - Tiburon, CA
WaterSmart Software
- San Francisco, CA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Agricultural Water Management Council
Mike Wade - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Association of California Water Agencies
Ellen Martin - Outreach Specialist - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Richard Loncarovich - Ombudsperson - Rancho Cordova, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA

 Water Best Management Practices

   
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State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

 

Lawn Irrigation Guide: An Easy Way to Save Water
By:

Lawn irrigation accounts for nearly half of homeowner water usage. Many homeowners irrigate too often and for too short a period to meet lawn and especially landscaping (tree and shrub) needs.

 

SeaStates 2013: How Well Does Your State Protect Your Coastal Waters?
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Here, using publicly available information, the Marine Conservation Institute and Mission Blue present the first scientifically rigorous quantitative account of no-take marine reserves in the waters of US coastal states and territories.

 

New Study Improves Drought Prediction Methods
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A new study by researchers at Oklahoma State University’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences may well improve the predictability of seasonal droughts and provide a better way for farmers to determine when drought conditions are likely to occur.

 

Conducting a Household Water Audit

Conducting a water audit can help you save money by reducing your home water bill (and sewer bill if you are connected to a public sewer system).& ...

 

Water Quality in the West
By:

Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

 

Water Resource Management in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-03: As the preeminent authority on water management within their boundaries, states have the right to develop, use, control and distribute the surface water and groundwater located within their boundaries, subject to international treaties and interstate agreements and judicial decrees.

 

Water Transfers in the West: Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
By:

Provides an overview on how the region can help meet growing demands for water with voluntary market-based sales and leases of water rights.

 

 Water Conservation

   
Show Articles on Water Conservation (17)
National Wetlands Database and Interactive Mapping Tool

The Wetlands mapper is designed to deliver easy-to-use, map like views of America’s Wetland resources. It integrates digital map data along with other resource information to produce current information on the status, extent, characteristics and functions of wetlands, riparian, and deepwater habitats. ?The wetlands displayed on the Wetlands Mapper show wetland type and extent using a biological definition of wetlands. There is no attempt to define the limits of proprietary jurisdiction of any Federal, State, or local government, or to establish the geographical scope of the regulatory programs of government agencies.?

 

 

IFDM Landowner Manual Appendices-Plants for IFDM, laws, etc

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Glossary of technical terms for Integrated Farm Drainage Management

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM Laws & Regulations

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM References

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM Economics

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Irrigation Drainage Water and Effects on Wildlife

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Plant Selection for Integrated Farm Drainage Management

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Drainage Water Characteristics

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Salt Management Using Integration Farm Drainage Management

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Impact of Geology and Soils on Drainage Water

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

IFDM, Integrated Farm Drainage Management introduction

The Center for Irrigation Technology has published an exhaustive  Landowner's Manual for Managing Agricultural Irrigation Drainage Water, A guide for developing Integrated On-Farm Drainage Management Systems.

 

Water Conservation and Washing Vehicles

Water conservation begins at home. Taking a few, simple steps when washing your boat or vehicle (including automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, and trailers) can help to conserve water and protect the quality of nearby water bodies.

 

Tips for the Home Gardener for Efficient Water Use

Find watering tips for your garden.

 

New Study Improves Drought Prediction Methods
By:

A new study by researchers at Oklahoma State University’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences may well improve the predictability of seasonal droughts and provide a better way for farmers to determine when drought conditions are likely to occur.

 

Conducting a Household Water Audit

Conducting a water audit can help you save money by reducing your home water bill (and sewer bill if you are connected to a public sewer system).& ...

 

Methyl Mercury in Sportfish - Information for Fish Consumers

Methylmercury is a form of mercury that is found in most freshwater and saltwater fish. In some lakes, rivers, and coastal waters in California, methylmercury has been found in some types of fish at concentrations that may be harmful to human health.

 

Show Water Conservation Organizations & Professionals (64)
There are 64 resources serving Calaveras County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Conservation Organizations & Professionals serving Calaveras County
State Funding / Technical Resources
Biological Control Program
Mike Pitcairn - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
CalFire Resource Management
- Sacramento, CA
California Certified Farmers Market Program
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Farmland Conservation Program (Williamson Act)
John Lowrie - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Improvement Program
Stewart McMorrow - CFIP Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Legacy Program
Jeff Calvert, Forest Stewardship Program Manager - California Dept. of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Invasive Species Program
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch - California Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Land Acquisition Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Landowner Incentive Program
Brian Olson - Sacramento, CA
California Noxious Weed Information Program
Dr. Dean KelchCA
California Public Access Program
- Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Rangeland, Grazing Land and Grassland Protection Program
John P. Donnelly - Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Waterfowl Habitat Program
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Center for Invasive Species Research
Mark Hoddle - Director of Center for Invasive Species Research, Extension Specialist - Riverside, CA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Habitat Restoration Program (HRP)
DOI Bureau of Reclamation - Sacramento, CA
Coho Salmon Habitat Enhancement Leading to Preservation Act (Coho HELP Act)
CDFW Fisheries Branch - Sacramento, CA
Division of Marketing Services
CA Department of Food and Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration Program
CDFW Water Branch - Sacramento, CA
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
CalRecycleCA
Farmland Mapping and Monitoring Program
- Sacramento, CA
Fire Prevention Grants Program
Natalie Burke - Department of Forestry and Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
Fisheries Restoration Grant Program
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
Forest Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Forest Health Grants - California Climate Investments
Kristen Merrill - Forest Health Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Program (General)
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Hydrilla Program - CDFA
Dr. Patrick Akers - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
Inland Wetland Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Keep Me Wild
California Department of Fish and Game - Sacramento, CA
LandSmart
Sonoma RCD - Santa Rosa, CA
Oak Woodlands Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Permanent Wetland Easement Program
Heidi West - Lead Coordinator - Comprehensive Wetland Habitat Program - Sacramento, CA
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Program (PLM)
CDFW Wildlife Branch - Sacramento, CA
Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program
Victoria Barr - Sacramento, CA
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
California Department of Conservation - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
The Environmental Enhancement And Mitigation Program
CA Natural Resources Agency - Sacramento, CA
Timberland Conservation Program
CDFW - Sacramento, CA
Water Conservation
Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition
Anne Cook - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
California Agricultural Water Stewardship Initiative
Allan Fulton - UC Cooperative Extension - Red Bluff, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
- San Luis Obispo, CA
Perkins Design Associates
S. Perkins - Fresno, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
Restore America's Estuaries
Elsa Carlisle - Senior Director of Restoration & Administration - Arlington, VA
River Partners
John Carlton - President - Chico, CA
Valley WaterWise
Jennifer L. Feaster - Del Rey, CA
Water Insight
Peter Yolles - Founder and Principal - Tiburon, CA
WaterSmart Software
- San Francisco, CA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Agricultural Water Management Council
Mike Wade - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Association of California Water Agencies
Ellen Martin - Outreach Specialist - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Richard Loncarovich - Ombudsperson - Rancho Cordova, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA

 Water Resources

   
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National Wetlands Database and Interactive Mapping Tool

The Wetlands mapper is designed to deliver easy-to-use, map like views of America’s Wetland resources. It integrates digital map data along with other resource information to produce current information on the status, extent, characteristics and functions of wetlands, riparian, and deepwater habitats. ?The wetlands displayed on the Wetlands Mapper show wetland type and extent using a biological definition of wetlands. There is no attempt to define the limits of proprietary jurisdiction of any Federal, State, or local government, or to establish the geographical scope of the regulatory programs of government agencies.?

 

 

Show Water Resources Organizations & Professionals (64)
There are 64 resources serving Calaveras County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Resources Organizations & Professionals serving Calaveras County
State Funding / Technical Resources
Biological Control Program
Mike Pitcairn - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
CalFire Resource Management
- Sacramento, CA
California Certified Farmers Market Program
- Sacramento, CA
California Department of Conservation
John Lowrie - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Farmland Conservation Program (Williamson Act)
John Lowrie - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Improvement Program
Stewart McMorrow - CFIP Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
California Forest Legacy Program
Jeff Calvert, Forest Stewardship Program Manager - California Dept. of Forestry & Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
California Invasive Species Program
Habitat Conservation Planning Branch - California Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Land Acquisition Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Landowner Incentive Program
Brian Olson - Sacramento, CA
California Noxious Weed Information Program
Dr. Dean KelchCA
California Public Access Program
- Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Rangeland, Grazing Land and Grassland Protection Program
John P. Donnelly - Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
California Waterfowl Habitat Program
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Center for Invasive Species Research
Mark Hoddle - Director of Center for Invasive Species Research, Extension Specialist - Riverside, CA
Central Valley Project Improvement Act (CVPIA) Habitat Restoration Program (HRP)
DOI Bureau of Reclamation - Sacramento, CA
Coho Salmon Habitat Enhancement Leading to Preservation Act (Coho HELP Act)
CDFW Fisheries Branch - Sacramento, CA
Division of Marketing Services
CA Department of Food and Agriculture - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration on Agricultural Lands
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Ecosystem Restoration Program
CDFW Water Branch - Sacramento, CA
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
CalRecycleCA
Farmland Mapping and Monitoring Program
- Sacramento, CA
Fire Prevention Grants Program
Natalie Burke - Department of Forestry and Fire Protection - Sacramento, CA
Fisheries Restoration Grant Program
CA Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento, CA
Forest Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Forest Health Grants - California Climate Investments
Kristen Merrill - Forest Health Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Program (General)
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Hydrilla Program - CDFA
Dr. Patrick Akers - Program Manager - Sacramento, CA
Inland Wetland Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Keep Me Wild
California Department of Fish and Game - Sacramento, CA
LandSmart
Sonoma RCD - Santa Rosa, CA
Oak Woodlands Conservation Program
Wildlife Conservation Board - Sacramento, CA
Permanent Wetland Easement Program
Heidi West - Lead Coordinator - Comprehensive Wetland Habitat Program - Sacramento, CA
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Program (PLM)
CDFW Wildlife Branch - Sacramento, CA
Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program
Victoria Barr - Sacramento, CA
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
California Department of Conservation - Division of Land Resource Protection - Sacramento, CA
The Environmental Enhancement And Mitigation Program
CA Natural Resources Agency - Sacramento, CA
Timberland Conservation Program
CDFW - Sacramento, CA
Water Conservation
Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition
Anne Cook - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
California Agricultural Water Stewardship Initiative
Allan Fulton - UC Cooperative Extension - Red Bluff, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California State Water Resources Control Board
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
California Watershed Program
- Sacramento, CA
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
- San Luis Obispo, CA
Perkins Design Associates
S. Perkins - Fresno, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
Restore America's Estuaries
Elsa Carlisle - Senior Director of Restoration & Administration - Arlington, VA
River Partners
John Carlton - President - Chico, CA
Valley WaterWise
Jennifer L. Feaster - Del Rey, CA
Water Insight
Peter Yolles - Founder and Principal - Tiburon, CA
WaterSmart Software
- San Francisco, CA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Agricultural Water Management Council
Mike Wade - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Association of California Water Agencies
Ellen Martin - Outreach Specialist - Sacramento, CA
California Department of Water Resources
- Sacramento, CA
California Urban Water Conservation Council
Chris Brown - Executive Director/Conservation Program Coordinator - Sacramento, CA
Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board
Richard Loncarovich - Ombudsperson - Rancho Cordova, CA
Phil Stevens
Urban Creeks Council - Executive Director - Oakland, CA
 

 Google News about Water Resources

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Irrigation And Groundwater News Items
California agriculture faces serious threats from climate change, study finds - The Desert Sun
2/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
California agriculture faces serious threats from climate change, study finds    The Desert Sun Climate change will likely render much of California's Central Valley unsuitable for growing crops like apricots, peaches and walnuts, scientists say.

Recycled water adds to local supply - Benitolink: San Benito County News
4/21/2017 3:00:00 AM
Recycled water adds to local supply    Benitolink: San Benito County News California's unique geography and Mediterranean climate have allowed the state to become one of the most productive agricultural regions in the world.

San Luis Reservoir in California could fill for first time in six years - Fresno Bee
1/24/2017 3:00:00 AM
San Luis Reservoir in California could fill for first time in six years    Fresno Bee San Luis Reservoir west of Los Banos is on its way to filling for the first time since 2011 as rain and snow bring the state more drought relief. Meanwhile ...

Asking What “Caused” California’s Drought Misses the Point - Slate Magazine
12/9/2014 3:00:00 AM
Asking What “Caused” California’s Drought Misses the Point    Slate Magazine On Monday, the NOAA released a new report examining the origins of the weird weather that's led to California's drought—which, by one estimate, is the...

San Andreas Fault Irrigation and Earthquake Risk – Guardian Liberty Voice - Guardian Liberty Voice
5/17/2014 3:00:00 AM
San Andreas Fault Irrigation and Earthquake Risk – Guardian Liberty Voice    Guardian Liberty Voice Share on Facebook Follow on Facebook Add to Google+ Connect on Linked in Subscribe by Email Print This Post. San Andreas Fault. California is experiencing ...

Water Conservation News Items
The Problem with California's Watered Down Farmgate Data - Natural Resources Defense Council
3/22/2019 9:08:40 AM
The Problem with California's Watered Down Farmgate Data    Natural Resources Defense Council Even though the law requires water delivery reports, too many are missing. Water data is a public resource, and the agency responsible for collecting FGDRs, ...

California's Drought Is Over. What Will That Mean for Water Use? - City Watch
3/21/2019 9:04:00 PM
California's Drought Is Over. What Will That Mean for Water Use?    City Watch DROUGHT WATCH--For the first time in eight years, California is drought-free. According to the United States Drought Monitor, which uses data from National ...

SCV Water To Host Open House For California Water Awareness Month, Vendors Needed - KHTS Radio
3/18/2019 3:35:33 PM
SCV Water To Host Open House For California Water Awareness Month, Vendors Needed    KHTS Radio SCV Water is set to host its annual open house event in May, and officials are looking for Santa Clarita businesses, community groups and environmental...

Poll results highlight priority concerns for California residents - Smart Energy
3/15/2019 6:05:00 AM
Poll results highlight priority concerns for California residents    Smart Energy Smart energy advocacy initiative Energy Upgrade Group has released the results of a poll conducted to learn what consumers are more concerned on regarding ...

May 4: SCV Water's Annual Open House; Vendors Needed - SCVNEWS.com
3/14/2019 7:50:37 PM
May 4: SCV Water's Annual Open House; Vendors Needed    SCVNEWS.com To celebrate California's Water Awareness month, SCV Water will hold its annual Open House on Saturday, May 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Central Park ...

Joshua Tree to expand and 716,000 acres gain protection as Trump signs lands package - San Bernardino County Sun
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Joshua Tree to expand and 716,000 acres gain protection as Trump signs lands package    San Bernardino County Sun A years-long bipartisan effort to protect Southern California's desert has paid off for conservationists and off-roaders. President Donald Trump signed a national ...

One rainy season doesn't mean California's drought problems are over - Los Angeles Times
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
One rainy season doesn't mean California's drought problems are over    Los Angeles Times Niki Woodard, who helps craft California's water messaging, talks about selling the drought — after the deluge.

California national parks to expand under sweeping new bill - The Mercury News
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
California national parks to expand under sweeping new bill    The Mercury News Click here if you are unable to view this gallery on a mobile device. In the largest land conservation bill passed by Congress in 10 years, vast areas of ...

Commentary: One rainy season doesn't mean California's drought problems are over - PostBulletin.com
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Commentary: One rainy season doesn't mean California's drought problems are over    PostBulletin.com Drought? What drought? The big fear in the world of water management is that this big gulp of wet weather will lead some Californians to think that the drought is ...

Surprise! It's a Bipartisan Bill, and a Gift for California's Desert Wildlife - KQED
3/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Surprise! It's a Bipartisan Bill, and a Gift for California's Desert Wildlife    KQED The legislation, which President Trump is expected to sign, protects more than 1 million acres of wilderness across the country, including a dramatic expan.

Push for Salton Sea restoration stalls drought plans in the West — we get the latest - 89.3 KPCC
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Push for Salton Sea restoration stalls drought plans in the West — we get the latest    89.3 KPCC A Southern California irrigation district with the highest-priority rights to water from a major Western river is using its power to demand federal funds to restore the ...

As Arizona nears completion of Colorado River plan, deal remains unfinished in California - AZCentral
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
As Arizona nears completion of Colorado River plan, deal remains unfinished in California    AZCentral While Arizona leaders celebrate progress on the Colorado River drought plan, all eyes now focus on unfinished business in California.

California must abandon 535,000 acres of prized farmland to meet water conservation goals - The New Food Economy
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
California must abandon 535,000 acres of prized farmland to meet water conservation goals    The New Food Economy A new report says saving the state's aquifers will mean letting cropland go fallow—a worst-case scenario for growers in the San Joaquin Valley.

California public lands package clears Congress. Joshua Tree National Park, other desert areas to expand - The Desert Sun
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
California public lands package clears Congress. Joshua Tree National Park, other desert areas to expand    The Desert Sun Public lands across California and the U.S. received a major boost on Tuesday, as a massive package of bills sailed through Congress and headed to President ...

This Project Aimed To Be A Model For Saving Farms And Fish In California. It Failed. - HuffPost
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
This Project Aimed To Be A Model For Saving Farms And Fish In California. It Failed.    HuffPost But a separate effort by a cattleman nearby shows how a ranch can thrive in a water-scarce future.

Catalina to exit mandatory water conservation - The Catalina Inslader
2/21/2019 8:03:25 PM
Catalina to exit mandatory water conservation    The Catalina Inslader The latest rainstorms to soak Southern California wreaked havoc on some parts of the state, but for Catalina Island residents and businesses, they brought ...

Assemblymember Holden’s Water Conservation Tax Relief Legislation Helps Keep California Out of Drought - Lasentinel
2/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Assemblymember Holden’s Water Conservation Tax Relief Legislation Helps Keep California Out of Drought    Lasentinel Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Chris Holden introduced AB 533 which incentivizes participation in water efficiency and storm water runoff improvement ...

Conserving water is still a priority for California. How about other states? - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
2/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Conserving water is still a priority for California. How about other states?    The San Gabriel Valley Tribune The Metropolitan Water District last week re-upped its turf-removal program, providing greater incentives for homeowners to replace thirsty lawns with ...

California Water District Opens Spigots for Tech Upgrade - Government Technology
2/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Water District Opens Spigots for Tech Upgrade    Government Technology The Coachella Valley Water District has overhauled and modernized its IT infrastructure, as part of a $16 million capital improvement plan that will improve data ...

January storms added 580 billion gallons of water to California reservoirs - Chico Enterprise-Record
1/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
January storms added 580 billion gallons of water to California reservoirs    Chico Enterprise-Record Storms that soaked California during the first half of January did more than bring tons of snow to Sierra Nevada ski resorts. They also helped to significantly ...

Don’t believe your windshield wipers: Despite storms, Southern California water conservation is still needed - Press-Enterprise
1/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Don’t believe your windshield wipers: Despite storms, Southern California water conservation is still needed    Press-Enterprise As rain continues to pelt Southern California, signs of an abundance of or even too much water are everywhere: Roads are flooded, reservoirs are filling and the ...

California Water Below Normal in Season's First Snow Survey - NBC Southern California
1/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Water Below Normal in Season's First Snow Survey    NBC Southern California California water managers said Thursday the Sierra snowpack is only 67 percent of normal in this winter's first manual measurement. The amount of snow is ...

Lessons from Orange County, California's water strategy - GreenBiz
1/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Lessons from Orange County, California's water strategy    GreenBiz This article originally appeared on MeetingoftheMinds.org. Water is a serious issue for the cities of the world. Even in a wealthy nation such as the United States, ...

Water in California - The Economist
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Water in California    The Economist THE FEDERAL government and the state of California seem to love suing each other, and have done so dozens of times in the past two years without causing ...

Almond Farms Keep Growing, and Keep Moving on Water Conservation - News Deeply
10/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Almond Farms Keep Growing, and Keep Moving on Water Conservation    News Deeply California grows 80 percent of the world's almonds, generating $11 billion annually for the state's economy. Richard Waycott of the Almond Board of California ...

California might see construction on water storage - KFSN-TV
10/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
California might see construction on water storage    KFSN-TV The legislation would pay for new water storage projects as part of America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018.

Why Trump Is Blaming California's Wildfires on Water - The New Republic
8/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why Trump Is Blaming California's Wildfires on Water    The New Republic Last year was the deadliest and most destructive wildfire season in California's history. But that soon could change. As the state enters the peak month of fire ...

Deeply Talks: Water Conservation and Efficiency Challenges — Water Deeply - News Deeply
8/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Deeply Talks: Water Conservation and Efficiency Challenges — Water Deeply    News Deeply In this month's episode of Deeply Talks, Water Deeply managing editor Tara Lohan discussed California's statewide and local conservation and efficiency efforts ...

New state water conservation laws set for 2019 - Coast News
6/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
New state water conservation laws set for 2019    Coast News REGION — In less than six months, California will begin to enact new statewide water conservation laws. Senate Bill 606 and Assembly Bill 1668 call for new ...

Why California's Limit on Residential Water Use Doesn't Really Exist - Pacific Standard
6/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why California's Limit on Residential Water Use Doesn't Really Exist    Pacific Standard Lost in the excitement around the legislation is the fact that water agencies have no way to measure how much water their customers use indoors.

Look out, California. More punitive water restrictions are on their way - The San Luis Obispo Tribune
6/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Look out, California. More punitive water restrictions are on their way    The San Luis Obispo Tribune California water conservation restrictions are being enacted by Governor Jerry Brown and the CA Legislature because of the drought. But the laws are harsh and ...

California Limits Daily Personal Water Use to 55 Gallons – Kind Of - News Deeply
6/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Limits Daily Personal Water Use to 55 Gallons – Kind Of    News Deeply The state's new per capita limit on indoor water use is groundbreaking, but there is no practical way to enforce it. Rather, it is intended to inspire more ...

New California Water Law Restricts How Much Water People Can Use - CBS Sacramento
6/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
New California Water Law Restricts How Much Water People Can Use    CBS Sacramento SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – There will soon be more focus on flushes and scrutiny over showers with a new law signed in by the governor. California is now the ...

California officials rebut claims about new water conservation laws - The Tribune
6/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
California officials rebut claims about new water conservation laws    The Tribune Gov. Jerry Brown signed two bills mandating permanent water conservation, including goals for indoor water use. A blog called Zero Hedge falsely claims the ...

California adopts permanent water conservation rules - The Modesto Bee
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
California adopts permanent water conservation rules    The Modesto Bee Gov. Jerry Brown on May 31, 2018, signed a pair of bills to establish new standards for indoor and outdoor residential water use in California. The targets ...

Drought or no drought: Jerry Brown sets permanent water conservation rules for Californians - The Mercury News
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Drought or no drought: Jerry Brown sets permanent water conservation rules for Californians    The Mercury News Although he declared an end to California's historic five-year drought last year, Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed two new laws that will require cities and ...

California moves closer to crafting specific water caps for urban districts - Los Angeles Times
5/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
California moves closer to crafting specific water caps for urban districts    Los Angeles Times The legislature passes a pair of bills that will ultimately give the state more control over urban water use. But critics complain the legislation won't do much to ...

Water Resources News Items
Impossible Foods Issues First Impossible Burger Recall - Eater
3/22/2019 3:12:06 PM
Impossible Foods Issues First Impossible Burger Recall    Eater Impossible Foods has issued a voluntary recall after a California restaurant found a piece of plastic in a bulk Impossible Burger product. Although the FDA has ...

California Water Service (CWT) Arm to Acquire Kalaeloa Water - Zacks.com
3/22/2019 10:35:21 AM
California Water Service (CWT) Arm to Acquire Kalaeloa Water    Zacks.com California Water *Service's* (CWT) unit, Hawaii Water *Service* is set to expand its operation in Hawaii through the acquisition of Kalaeloa Water Company.

The Problem with California's Watered Down Farmgate Data - Natural Resources Defense Council
3/22/2019 9:08:40 AM
The Problem with California's Watered Down Farmgate Data    Natural Resources Defense Council Even though the law requires water delivery reports, too many are missing. Water data is a public resource, and the agency responsible for collecting FGDRs, ...

Olivenhain honored for water recycling efforts - The San Diego Union-Tribune
3/20/2019 7:26:15 PM
Olivenhain honored for water recycling efforts    The San Diego Union-Tribune The Olivenhain Municipal Water District, which serves 4S Ranch, was recently named California's “Recycled Water Agency of the Year.”

Study: Sierra's small alpine lake temperatures depend on snowpack - Tahoe Daily Tribune
3/20/2019 10:03:12 AM
Study: Sierra's small alpine lake temperatures depend on snowpack    Tahoe Daily Tribune Despite warming air temperatures in the Sierra Nevada, a study by scientists from University of California, Davis, suggests spring snowpack in the Sierra Nevada ...

Sierra Snowpack at 156% as Some CA Ski Resorts Get Over 550 Inches of Snow This Season - KTLA Los Angeles
3/19/2019 6:02:00 PM
Sierra Snowpack at 156% as Some CA Ski Resorts Get Over 550 Inches of Snow This Season    KTLA Los Angeles A very wet winter across California recently pulled the state out of drought for the first time in years, and it's also been a boon for the Sierra snowpack, now at a ...

Finally, California takes new path toward managing water, rivers and the Delta - Visalia Times-Delta
3/19/2019 1:32:00 PM
Finally, California takes new path toward managing water, rivers and the Delta    Visalia Times-Delta Embracing an adaptive way of managing our water does not mean renouncing one's beliefs that the water for the environment is vitally important.

Finally, a new path toward managing water, rivers and the Delta - CALmatters
3/19/2019 7:33:33 AM
Finally, a new path toward managing water, rivers and the Delta    CALmatters For people who closely follow California water, here are headlines in the paper or tweets in your feed that you never see about water operations in the ...

Mother desperate for return of 5-year-old daughter, presumed drowned in Knights Ferry - Modesto Bee
3/18/2019 6:12:00 PM
Mother desperate for return of 5-year-old daughter, presumed drowned in Knights Ferry    Modesto Bee A 5-year-old girl was swept away in the Stanislaus River near Knights Ferry, California. The girl, who has autism, was visiting the river with her father. Stanislaus ...

California Water Board Aggressive PFAS Investigation Plan - The National Law Review
3/18/2019 5:58:30 PM
California Water Board Aggressive PFAS Investigation Plan    The National Law Review California State Water Resources Control Board announced it will soon issue orders to owners and operators of more than a thousand facilities requiring ...

Girl, 5, lost in California river, 2 rescued in Los Angeles - Washington Post
3/18/2019 2:57:39 PM
Girl, 5, lost in California river, 2 rescued in Los Angeles    Washington Post Authorities have rescued two people from a fast-flowing wash in Los Angeles and are searching a river in the Sierra Nevada foothills for a little girl swept away ...

California's Drought Is Over. What Will That Mean for Water Use? - Pacific Standard
3/15/2019 3:27:36 PM
California's Drought Is Over. What Will That Mean for Water Use?    Pacific Standard California's water conservation has seen ups and downs in recent years. Here's what the data shows.

US disaster agency rejects $306M for California dam repair - ABC News
3/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
US disaster agency rejects $306M for California dam repair    ABC News The federal government has rejected $306 million in reimbursements for California's repair of damaged spillways on the nation's tallest dam, a state agency said ...

California's Rainfall Totals Are Above Average Thanks To Latest Storms - Capital Public Radio News
3/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
California's Rainfall Totals Are Above Average Thanks To Latest Storms    Capital Public Radio News Precipitation readings in the northern and southern Sierra Nevada jumped above the 50-year average, and the central Sierra's are expected to do the same ...

Trump's California Water Order Rushes Science and Cuts Out Public, Emails Show - KQED
3/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump's California Water Order Rushes Science and Cuts Out Public, Emails Show    KQED The Trump Administration has ordered federal biologists to speed up critical decisions about whether to send more water from Northern California to farmers in ...

One rainy season doesn't mean California's drought problems are over - Los Angeles Times
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
One rainy season doesn't mean California's drought problems are over    Los Angeles Times Niki Woodard, who helps craft California's water messaging, talks about selling the drought — after the deluge.

Bird plunges into California reservoir ‘glory hole,’ video shows. But did it survive? - Sacramento Bee
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bird plunges into California reservoir ‘glory hole,’ video shows. But did it survive?    Sacramento Bee Lake Berryessa's glory hole spillway in Napa carries water down an 18-story shaft when reservoir levels rise. Video caught a bird slipping into it after recent ...

Gavin Newsom: Stepping into the center of California ag - Agri-Pulse
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Gavin Newsom: Stepping into the center of California ag    Agri-Pulse After two months in office, much remains to be seen about how California agriculture will fair under the administration of Governor Gavin Newsom.

Storms deliver heavy snowpack and flooding - Mountain Democrat
3/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Storms deliver heavy snowpack and flooding    Mountain Democrat There was no shortage of snow to measure on Feb. 28 as members of California's Department of Water Resources conducted its third snow survey of the season ...

California’s Water Wars & Cannabis: Will Small Growers Be the Losers? - Cannabis Now
3/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
California’s Water Wars & Cannabis: Will Small Growers Be the Losers?    Cannabis Now Last month, local officials in Northern California took a major enforcement action against cannabis growers for their environmentally unsound water practices, ...

Northern California reservoir levels are up - Action News Now
3/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Northern California reservoir levels are up    Action News Now The California Department of Water Resources shares reservoir levels in Northern California due to higher than normal snowpack and rainfall.

Sierra snowpack well above average; California looking at 'excellent water year' - Tahoe Daily Tribune
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sierra snowpack well above average; California looking at 'excellent water year'    Tahoe Daily Tribune The California Department of Water Resources reported Thursday that Sierra snowpack is now 153 percent of average to date. A manual measurement at ...

Voluntary agreements shared with State Water Board. Will they replace disputed flow plan? - Modesto Bee
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Voluntary agreements shared with State Water Board. Will they replace disputed flow plan?    Modesto Bee The top state agencies that manage water and wildlife resources in California submitted a package of voluntary agreements with water districts to the State ...

Sierra Nevada snowpack largest in 40 years - Daily Democrat
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sierra Nevada snowpack largest in 40 years    Daily Democrat In the span of two months, California's Sierra Nevada snowpack has gone from a discouraging, below-average amount to a level seen only a handful of times in ...

Sierra snowpack shows promise for California's water supply, experts say - FOX 11 Los Angeles
2/28/2019 11:56:10 AM
Sierra snowpack shows promise for California's water supply, experts say    FOX 11 Los Angeles When it snows, it can affect drought conditions and water supplies hundreds of miles away in the Southern California area. How much is determined by the ...

Winter Storms Wash Away California Drought, Burnish Snowpack - Capital Public Radio News
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Winter Storms Wash Away California Drought, Burnish Snowpack    Capital Public Radio News Snow falls as John King of the Department of Water Resources, crosses a meadow while conducting the third manual snow survey of the season at the Phillips ...

Trump’s interior secretary misusing post to aid California water district, complaint says - McClatchy Washington Bureau
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump’s interior secretary misusing post to aid California water district, complaint says    McClatchy Washington Bureau Complaints are mounting against Acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt over allegations he used his position to help the his former lobbying client, ...

Atmospheric River Is Pummeling California's Sierra With Feet of Snow, Topping February Records - The Weather Channel
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Atmospheric River Is Pummeling California's Sierra With Feet of Snow, Topping February Records    The Weather Channel Another atmospheric river event is pummeling California with feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, shattering February snow records at some ski resorts ...

California Touts Desalination, but Take It With a Grain of Salt - Bloomberg Environment
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Touts Desalination, but Take It With a Grain of Salt    Bloomberg Environment Slimming down a $17 billion plan to shunt water from Northern California to the arid south has the state considering ways to supplement water needs.

California Senator proposes $400M bill to repair sinking Friant-Kern Canal - Visalia Times-Delta
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Senator proposes $400M bill to repair sinking Friant-Kern Canal    Visalia Times-Delta State Senator Melissa Hurtado (D-Sanger) is proposing a $400 million dollar lift to the sinking Friant-Kern Canal.

Why Wet Weather in California Now Doesn't Equal Lots of Water for Californians Later - Union of Concerned Scientists
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Why Wet Weather in California Now Doesn't Equal Lots of Water for Californians Later    Union of Concerned Scientists California has been blessed with a wet winter this year. At the time of publishing, most of the state is at or well above the historical average precipitation to date ...

HOUSE: Californians drive energy and environment debate -- Tuesday, February 26 - E&E News
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
HOUSE: Californians drive energy and environment debate -- Tuesday, February 26    E&E News Last year's elections gave California 46 members in the House Democratic caucus. Chairmanships, committee assignments and other leadership positions have ...

Clear Lake at flood stage and rising, flooding and mudslides reported across Lake County - Record Bee
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Clear Lake at flood stage and rising, flooding and mudslides reported across Lake County    Record Bee LAKE COUNTY — As the tail end of another atmospheric river storm swept across Northern California, many Lake County roads were closed due to flooding and ...

How can California capture more water? Competing interests will have to compromise - Los Angeles Times
2/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
How can California capture more water? Competing interests will have to compromise    Los Angeles Times Storm water has been rampaging down the Sacramento River, carrying ripped out docks, uprooted trees and homeowners' backyards, hellbent for the Golden ...

Skelton: California needs more water — but the answer is highly controversial - The Mercury News
2/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Skelton: California needs more water — but the answer is highly controversial    The Mercury News For farmers, local residents or Northern California environmentalists, there's a lot to fear.

California Controller Wants to Overhaul Huge Payroll System - Government Technology
2/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Controller Wants to Overhaul Huge Payroll System    Government Technology (TNS) — Before she leaves office in four years, State Controller Betty Yee wants to make progress on an elusive task in California state government: overhauling ...

New Scale Describes Intensity, Potential Impacts of Atmospheric Rivers, California Department of Water Resources Reports - Sierra Sun Times
2/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Scale Describes Intensity, Potential Impacts of Atmospheric Rivers, California Department of Water Resources Reports    Sierra Sun Times February 24, 2019 - Many of us are familiar with the category system that ranks the severity of hurricanes and tornadoes. A similar system is now being rolled out ...

What's Gavin Newsom's plan for sustainable water in California? We still have little idea - Los Angeles Times
2/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
What's Gavin Newsom's plan for sustainable water in California? We still have little idea    Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom's references to water in his first State of the State address were brief, but enough to make fiercely competing factions each believe the new ...

PD Editorial: California needs to save more of its rainwater - Santa Rosa Press Democrat
2/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
PD Editorial: California needs to save more of its rainwater    Santa Rosa Press Democrat The amount of rain that has fallen on California this winter is prodigious — 18 trillion gallons, enough water to fill 27 million Olympic swimming pools, in February ...

With California's Sierra Snowpack at 146 Percent of Average for this Date the State Water Project Increases Allocations to 35 Percent - Sierra Sun Times
2/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
With California's Sierra Snowpack at 146 Percent of Average for this Date the State Water Project Increases Allocations to 35 Percent    Sierra Sun Times An aerial view of the California Aqueduct looking north over Interstate 5 in the Central Valley. Credit: DWR February 21, 2019 - SACRAMENTO, Calif.

California lawmakers target sugary drinks with new bills - KRCRTV.COM
2/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
California lawmakers target sugary drinks with new bills    KRCRTV.COM California lawmakers are trying again to discourage the consumption of sugary beverages. They're proposing a tax, warning labels, and a ban on soda displays ...

My turn: How to lead California on water - CALmatters
2/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
My turn: How to lead California on water    CALmatters Too often, entrenched conflicts that pit water user against water user block efforts to secure a sustainable, equitable, and democratic water future in California.

Downsizing the Delta tunnel plan: What it means for water and ecosystems - Stanford University News
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Downsizing the Delta tunnel plan: What it means for water and ecosystems    Stanford University News California Gov. Gavin Newsom has announced a plan to downsize a project aimed at diverting water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to the ...

EDF Statement on Changes at California State Water Resources Control Board - Environmental Defense Fund
2/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
EDF Statement on Changes at California State Water Resources Control Board    Environmental Defense Fund (SACRAMENTO, CA – February 12, 2019) “EDF thanks Felicia Marcus for her outstanding public *service* as chair of the California State Water Resources ...

Governor Gavin Newsom downsizes California Delta tunnels project - Sacramento Bee
2/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Governor Gavin Newsom downsizes California Delta tunnels project    Sacramento Bee Gov. Gavin Newsom, diving into one of California's most contentious water issues, said Tuesday he wants to downsize the Delta tunnels project. The Democratic ...

Sacramento Valley Town Sank Over 2 Feet in 9 Years, California Dept. of Water Resources Finds - KTLA Los Angeles
2/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sacramento Valley Town Sank Over 2 Feet in 9 Years, California Dept. of Water Resources Finds    KTLA Los Angeles A Northern California community sank more than 2 feet in nine years, the starkest example of how tapping groundwater in times of drought has caused parts of ...

Storms bring California's Sierra snowpack to normal - San Luis Obispo Tribune
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Storms bring California's Sierra snowpack to normal    San Luis Obispo Tribune California officials say January storms have pushed the Sierra Nevada snowpack to normal for this time of year, which is good news for state water supplies.

He's 'Famous' For Measuring California's Snow. Now, He's Retiring After 30 Years — Sort Of. - Capital Public Radio News
1/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
He's 'Famous' For Measuring California's Snow. Now, He's Retiring After 30 Years — Sort Of.    Capital Public Radio News Frank Gehrke, former chief of California's Cooperative Snow Surveys Program for the Department of Water Resources, conducts a snow survey in 2016. Andrew ...

California snowpack surges after slow start. Will it be enough to combat years of drought? - Visalia Times-Delta
1/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
California snowpack surges after slow start. Will it be enough to combat years of drought?    Visalia Times-Delta California's snowpack is surging after a series of storms hit the Sierra Nevadas last week. More snow could hit California's mountain ranges this week.

San Francisco, farmers sue California over water - Sacramento Bee
1/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
San Francisco, farmers sue California over water    Sacramento Bee The city of San Francisco, the Turlock Irrigation District and others sued the State Water Resources Control Board on Thursday, protesting a plan to shift more ...

California's First Snowpack Survey Shows Water Content Is Below Average - The Weather Channel
1/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
California's First Snowpack Survey Shows Water Content Is Below Average    The Weather Channel Despite early-season winter storms dumping snow in California's Sierra Nevada, the water *content* is only about two-thirds of the normal amount, state officials ...

California snowpack below average in year’s first survey – ‘anything is possible’ for water supply - Merced Sun-Star
1/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
California snowpack below average in year’s first survey – ‘anything is possible’ for water supply    Merced Sun-Star Despite a flurry of recent winter storms, the California Department of Water Resources' first snow survey of the year on Thursday was below average. But the ...

Dwindling Sierra Nevada Snowpack Will Squeeze California Water Resources - WeatherNation
12/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dwindling Sierra Nevada Snowpack Will Squeeze California Water Resources    WeatherNation [NOAA by Michon Scott]. Snowmelt from the Sierra Nevada Mountains provides roughly 75 percent of California's agricultural water, and 60 percent of Southern ...

California water: State makes concessions to Trump - Sacramento Bee
12/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
California water: State makes concessions to Trump    Sacramento Bee California Gov. Jerry Brown's administration and the State Water Project made concessions to President Donald Trump and the Central Valley Project on water ...

Agreement Between US Bureau of Reclamation and California Department of Water Resources Supported by Public Water Agencies - Associated Press
12/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Agreement Between US Bureau of Reclamation and California Department of Water Resources Supported by Public Water Agencies    Associated Press This *content* is a press release from our partner BusinessWire. The AP newsroom and editorial departments were not involved in its creation.

California shifts water from farms, cities to fish. But a Jerry Brown compromise plan isn't dead - Sacramento Bee
12/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
California shifts water from farms, cities to fish. But a Jerry Brown compromise plan isn't dead    Sacramento Bee California's State Water Resources Board approved a plan Wednesday to shift Central Valley river water to fish from farms and cities.

California Suit Seeks to Extend Water Contracts - Courthouse News Service
12/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Suit Seeks to Extend Water Contracts    Courthouse News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) – Capping years of debate over the financial future of the state's critical water delivery system, California sued in state court Tuesday ...

Big setback for Gov. Brown’s twin tunnels delta water project - San Francisco Chronicle
12/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Big setback for Gov. Brown’s twin tunnels delta water project    San Francisco Chronicle A crucial certification needed to build two tunnels that officials believe would help solve California's water delivery problems was withdrawn Friday, ensuring that ...

California Water Board Delays Action on San Joaquin River System Flows - Environmental Defense Fund
11/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Water Board Delays Action on San Joaquin River System Flows    Environmental Defense Fund Statement from EDF's Maurice Hall about California State Water Resources Control Board delaying action on an update to the Bay-Delta Plan.

Trump criticizes — and again mischaracterizes — California's water management - Los Angeles Times
10/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Trump criticizes — and again mischaracterizes — California's water management    Los Angeles Times President Trump claimed that California mismanages its water resources, dismissing the drought and accusing the state of sending water out to sea that could ...

California’s water wars heat up at Sacramento hearing over river flows - San Francisco Chronicle
8/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
California’s water wars heat up at Sacramento hearing over river flows    San Francisco Chronicle Central Valley farmers and their elected leaders converged on Sacramento on Tuesday to accuse the state of engineering a water grab that puts the fate of fish ...

California should eliminate State Water Resources Control Board - Western Farm Press
7/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
California should eliminate State Water Resources Control Board    Western Farm Press California State Water Resources Control Board appears to be eschewing science in various decisions.

10 Signs of California Water Progress - News Deeply
7/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
10 Signs of California Water Progress    News Deeply The Golden State may face a future with more extreme weather, which will further stress water resources, but California is well on its way to dealing with this new ...