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
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.

 

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 (104)
There are 104 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
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 ...

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 California is experiencing severe drought conditions and record-setting temperatures this year, which is causing an outbreak of wildfires throughout the state.

Water Conservation News Items
Metropolitan Board Approves Drought Contingency Plan to Keep Colorado River Supplies Flowing to Southern California - Associated Press
12/11/2018 6:51:05 PM
Metropolitan Board Approves Drought Contingency Plan to Keep Colorado River Supplies Flowing to Southern California    Associated Press LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2018--Facing the impending threat of Colorado River reservoirs reaching critically low levels, the board of directors ...

Jeff Mitchell: Conservation No-Till Is One Option For Water Conservation - California Ag Today
12/10/2018 12:26:00 PM
Jeff Mitchell: Conservation No-Till Is One Option For Water Conservation    California Ag Today Jeff Mitchell is a Cropping Systems Specialist at UC Davis, based at the Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Parlier. He has devoted his 19 ...

Conservation No-Till Archives - California Ag Today
12/10/2018 12:26:00 PM
Conservation No-Till Archives    California Ag Today Jeff Mitchell is a Cropping Systems Specialist at UC Davis, based at the Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Parlier. He has devoted his 19 ...

Harvard Quietly Amasses California Vineyards—and the Water Underneath - The Wall Street Journal
12/10/2018 10:39:00 AM
Harvard Quietly Amasses California Vineyards—and the Water Underneath    The Wall Street Journal Making a bet on climate change, the university's $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few ...

7 Southwestern States, Including California, Expected to Miss Deadline on Colorado River Drought Plan - KTLA Los Angeles
12/9/2018 3:20:00 PM
7 Southwestern States, Including California, Expected to Miss Deadline on Colorado River Drought Plan    KTLA Los Angeles With drought entering a second decade and reservoirs continuing to shrink, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the overtaxed Colorado River for ...

Inland Congressional members seek more clarity for PACE customers - Press-Enterprise
12/6/2018 6:58:00 PM
Inland Congressional members seek more clarity for PACE customers    Press-Enterprise Nine members of California's Congressional delegation, including three from the Inland Empire, have asked federal regulators to simplify the financial language ...

Rain, snow cause traffic issues; low temperatures across Southern California - San Bernardino County Sun
12/5/2018 10:44:19 PM
Rain, snow cause traffic issues; low temperatures across Southern California    San Bernardino County Sun Fall's latest storm on Wednesday brought rain and snow to Southern California, along with some havoc and traffic congestion. Chains were briefly required for ...

Lundberg Family Farm wins Leopold Conservation Award - Western Farm Press
12/5/2018 8:07:17 PM
Lundberg Family Farm wins Leopold Conservation Award    Western Farm Press Lundberg Family Farms has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 California Leopold Conservation Award. Sand County Foundation, the nation's leading ...

Local soil educator retiring | California Missouri News - California Democrat
12/5/2018 12:19:52 PM
Local soil educator retiring | California Missouri News    California Democrat Moniteau County has been home to Nancy Kirby for most of her life. Her love of the land started early, growing up on a farm in Tipton.

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Plans To Halt Ethos Bottling In California Amidst Drought - Stocks Beat
12/4/2018 7:51:00 AM
Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Plans To Halt Ethos Bottling In California Amidst Drought    Stocks Beat Starbucks announced that it will cease production of the water brand Ethos Water, in California, due to the drought and subsequently shift operations to ...

ACWA Presents Emissary Award To John Woodling - Oakdale Leader
12/3/2018 1:20:08 PM
ACWA Presents Emissary Award To John Woodling    Oakdale Leader The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) recently presented its 13th annual Emissary Award to John Woodling, Executive Director of the Regional ...

SJW Group Announces the California Public Utilities Commission's Decision on San Jose Water's General Rate Case - Bristol Herald Courier
11/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
SJW Group Announces the California Public Utilities Commission's Decision on San Jose Water's General Rate Case    Bristol Herald Courier SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 29, 2018--San Jose Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of SJW Group, (NYSE:SJW) announced that earlier today the ...

4 bipartisan ways to keep National Climate Assessment warnings from coming true | TheHill - The Hill
11/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
4 bipartisan ways to keep National Climate Assessment warnings from coming true | TheHill    The Hill From California's horrific megafires to the punishing hurricanes and typhoons that leveled communities in the Carolinas, Florida, and the Northern Marianas, this ...

California Voters sink Prop. 3 bond - Foothills Sun Gazette
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Voters sink Prop. 3 bond    Foothills Sun Gazette Statewide proposition would have provided billions to address subsidence, drinking water contamination, and water supply in the Valley. By Reggie Ellis @ ...

Tunnel Vision: This Water Plan Might Make a Splash in the Delta - CALIFORNIA
11/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tunnel Vision: This Water Plan Might Make a Splash in the Delta    CALIFORNIA A long-debated water plan that could change the course—literally—of water in California, will be up for a vote by the State Water Resources Control Board ...

Bigger wildfires. Worsening droughts. More disease. How climate change is battering California - Los Angeles Times
11/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Bigger wildfires. Worsening droughts. More disease. How climate change is battering California    Los Angeles Times Bigger, more dangerous wildfires. Coastlines threatened by rising sea levels. Less water. More heat-related illnesses. These are some of the ways climate ...

IID asked to double funding for Farm Smart program - Imperial Valley Press
11/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
IID asked to double funding for Farm Smart program    Imperial Valley Press HOLTVILLE — The Imperial Irrigation District is being asked to increase its monetary contributions to the University of California's Farm Smart program by as ...

California Fog To Bottle Vodka Wins Best Alcohol Drink At World Beverage Innovation Awards, Germany - Forbes
11/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Fog To Bottle Vodka Wins Best Alcohol Drink At World Beverage Innovation Awards, Germany    Forbes Fog Point vodka has won Best Alcohol Drink at the World Beverage Innovation Awards. The vodka's only water *content* is sourced from California fog.

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 ...

New Student Residences Open at California College of the Arts - The Potrero View
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
New Student Residences Open at California College of the Arts    The Potrero View Blattner Hall, California College of the Arts' new 64,000 square foot four-story student residence hall, located at 75 Arkansas Street, began housing scholars last ...

On Election Day, California voters made clear their concern over climate change - The Desert Sun
11/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
On Election Day, California voters made clear their concern over climate change    The Desert Sun Mary Creasman writes that voting patterns could benefit strong environmental policy in the Golden State.

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 ...

A permanent solution to California’s water woes — seawater - San Francisco Chronicle
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
A permanent solution to California’s water woes — seawater    San Francisco Chronicle During the dry years, the people forgot about the rich years, and when the wet years returned, they lost all memory of the dry years. It was always that way.

The Unanticipated Benefits of California's Water Policies - News Deeply
8/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
The Unanticipated Benefits of California's Water Policies    News Deeply From software to robots to technology originally designed to detect water on Mars, market-based policy approaches are spurring innovation, writes Ceres' ...

How parched states like California fight wildfires - Popular Science
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
How parched states like California fight wildfires    Popular Science Twin blazes sparked almost two weeks ago in Northern California have flared into the Mendocino Complex Fire, largest wildfire the Golden State has seen in ...

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 The president's tweets are baffling experts. Here's a theory about which "bad environmental laws" he's talking about.

California Groundwater Law Means Big Changes Above Ground, Too - News Deeply
8/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Groundwater Law Means Big Changes Above Ground, Too    News Deeply California's new groundwater management law is not a sports car. It moves more like a wagon train. The rules do not require critically overdrafted aquifers to ...

Deeply Talks: Water Conservation and Efficiency Challenges — Water Deeply - News Deeply
8/2/2018 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 ...

California should turn to markets to solve its water woes | TheHill - The Hill
7/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
California should turn to markets to solve its water woes | TheHill    The Hill A new law doubles down on politics as the solution to conflicts over the scarcity of water when what's really needed are market reforms.

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 ...

No, it's not illegal in California to do laundry and shower in the same day - ABC10.com KXTV
6/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
No, it's not illegal in California to do laundry and shower in the same day    ABC10.com KXTV A post from a conservative blog has swirled inaccurate reports about new California water mandates, according to state water officials.

No, it is not illegal to shower and do laundry in one day - PolitiFact
6/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
No, it is not illegal to shower and do laundry in one day    PolitiFact A new fury is circulating on social media over two water conservation laws signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown. The legislation imposes new restrictions on ...

Humboldt County, state water officials talk new laws that mandate water conservation - Eureka Times Standard
6/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Humboldt County, state water officials talk new laws that mandate water conservation    Eureka Times Standard Although he declared an end to California's historic five-year drought last year, Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two new laws that will require cities and water ...

California adopts legislation aimed at permanently boosting water conservation - The Desert Sun
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
California adopts legislation aimed at permanently boosting water conservation    The Desert Sun Gov. Jerry Brown approves legislation establishing water-efficiency standards in California.

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 ...

Opinion: Water conservation bills offer map to California water security - The Mercury News
4/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Opinion: Water conservation bills offer map to California water security    The Mercury News While the rains of March and early April were a welcome relief, they will likely do little over the long-term to lift California out of its water crisis. That's because the ...

Californians are back to using about as much water as before the drought - KPCC
4/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Californians are back to using about as much water as before the drought    KPCC Since Gov. Jerry Brown called off California's drought emergency a year ago, we Californians seem to have gotten a little lazy when it comes to water ...

Water conservation in California drops after dry winter - Daily Californian
3/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Water conservation in California drops after dry winter    Daily Californian Less than a year after Gov. Jerry Brown declared the end of a drought, people are conserving less water and California is once again vulnerable to drought.

Conservation wanes, California water use back to pre-drought levels - Monterey County Herald
3/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Conservation wanes, California water use back to pre-drought levels    Monterey County Herald California's water conservation habits, refined and improved over five years of drought, are quickly evaporating. For the seventh time in the last eight months, the ...

California water use back to pre-drought levels as conservation wanes - The Mercury News
3/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
California water use back to pre-drought levels as conservation wanes    The Mercury News California's water conservation habits, refined and improved over five years of drought, are quickly evaporating. For the seventh time in the last eight months, the ...

Could Nodes and Drones Be the Future of Water Conservation? - Pacific Standard
3/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Could Nodes and Drones Be the Future of Water Conservation?    Pacific Standard California is about to learn a whole lot more about how water moves through its many diverse landscapes. The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has ...

Editorial: California must make water conservation restrictions permanent - San Francisco Chronicle
2/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Editorial: California must make water conservation restrictions permanent    San Francisco Chronicle California's drought is coming back. Now it's time for the state Water Resources Control Board to enforce conservation measures on a permanent basis.

California drought: Water conservation slipping statewide as dry weather returns - East Bay Times
2/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
California drought: Water conservation slipping statewide as dry weather returns    East Bay Times As California suffers through another dry winter, increasing fears that drought conditions may be returning, the state's residents are dropping conservation habits ...

What drought? Seven California cities where water use is up - East Bay Times
2/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
What drought? Seven California cities where water use is up    East Bay Times Look at these seven California areas where water use has gone up.

A silver lining from California's drought: Water conservation led to reduced energy use and less pollution - Los Angeles Times
1/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
A silver lining from California's drought: Water conservation led to reduced energy use and less pollution    Los Angeles Times Scientists have found a silver lining to California's historic drought: Residents' efforts to conserve water led to reductions in electricity use and pollution.

Water Resources News Items
California Suit Seeks to Extend Water Contracts - Courthouse News Service
12/12/2018 1:23:00 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 ...

California’s water needs: A balancing act sought by Feinstein, Brown - San Francisco Chronicle
12/11/2018 7:19:08 PM
California’s water needs: A balancing act sought by Feinstein, Brown    San Francisco Chronicle Sen. Dianne Feinstein is joining forces with House Republicans to try to extend a controversial law that provides more water for Central Valley farms, but with a ...

Conservationists: Future of California Salmon and Water Supply Reliability Depends on Water Board Action - Environmental Defense Fund
12/11/2018 5:28:34 PM
Conservationists: Future of California Salmon and Water Supply Reliability Depends on Water Board Action    Environmental Defense Fund EDF and three other environmental nonprofits call on the California State Water Resources Control Board to approve an updated Bay-Delta Water Quality ...

A wet start to winter brings piles of snow to California mountains and high hopes for water supply - Los Angeles Times
12/11/2018 5:20:00 PM
A wet start to winter brings piles of snow to California mountains and high hopes for water supply    Los Angeles Times After last year's dry, hot winter, California's snowpack is getting an early boost from a series of powerful storms that have blanketed the Sierra Nevada, pushing ...

Trump rolls back wetlands protections - The Mercury News
12/11/2018 3:41:00 PM
Trump rolls back wetlands protections    The Mercury News It all started when California farmer John Duarte plowed a wheat field in Tehama County, about two hours north of Sacramento, and wound up paying a $1.1 ...

Lake Oroville State Recreation Area Opens Temporary Low Water Launch Ramp at Bidwell Canyon - YubaNet
12/11/2018 1:15:00 PM
Lake Oroville State Recreation Area Opens Temporary Low Water Launch Ramp at Bidwell Canyon    YubaNet SACRAMENTO, Calif. December 11, 2018 – Today, California State Parks and the Department of Water Resources (DWR) announced the opening of a ...

CFBF president outlines policy priorities - California Farm Bureau
12/11/2018 12:37:23 PM
CFBF president outlines policy priorities    California Farm Bureau As the California Farm Bureau Federation begins its centennial celebration, CFBF President Jamie Johansson called farmers and ranchers to action, reminding ...

Almond growers outline objectives for conservation - California Farm Bureau
12/11/2018 12:37:23 PM
Almond growers outline objectives for conservation    California Farm Bureau Almond growers outline objectives for conservation.

Voluntary agreements might solve Bay-Delta Plan’s river-flow dilemma - The Fresno Bee
12/10/2018 1:45:00 PM
Voluntary agreements might solve Bay-Delta Plan’s river-flow dilemma    The Fresno Bee On the cusp of a key California water resources board vote, voluntary agreements are taking shape to provide more water for salmon and steelhead and ...

Plowman's Folly Archives - California Ag Today
12/10/2018 12:26:00 PM
Plowman's Folly Archives    California Ag Today Jeff Mitchell is a Cropping Systems Specialist at UC Davis, based at the Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Parlier. He has devoted his 19 ...

Harvard Quietly Amasses California Vineyards—and the Water Underneath - The Wall Street Journal
12/10/2018 10:39:00 AM
Harvard Quietly Amasses California Vineyards—and the Water Underneath    The Wall Street Journal Making a bet on climate change, the university's $39 billion endowment has been snapping up farmland and the related rights. In a warming planet, few ...

Wildfire scientists say Paradise is a warning - WTVA
12/10/2018 8:31:00 AM
Wildfire scientists say Paradise is a warning    WTVA CNN's Bill Weir explores the ashes of Paradise, California, and speaks to wildfire scientists who have a bleak outlook on climate change.

7 Southwestern States, Including California, Expected to Miss Deadline on Colorado River Drought Plan - KTLA Los Angeles
12/9/2018 3:20:00 PM
7 Southwestern States, Including California, Expected to Miss Deadline on Colorado River Drought Plan    KTLA Los Angeles With drought entering a second decade and reservoirs continuing to shrink, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the overtaxed Colorado River for ...

CALmatters: New water deal isn't a political certainty - Appeal-Democrat
12/8/2018 6:29:00 PM
CALmatters: New water deal isn't a political certainty    Appeal-Democrat Water supply is clearly the most important long-term issue affecting California's future. It's also the most politically complicated.

Landmark Environmental Protections Being Rolled Back - NBC Southern California
12/8/2018 6:31:43 AM
Landmark Environmental Protections Being Rolled Back    NBC Southern California One after another, landmark U.S. protections for climate, air and land are in the crosshairs of the Trump administration as his agency leaders move past early ...

Big setback for Gov. Brown’s twin tunnels delta water project - San Francisco Chronicle
12/7/2018 9:39:09 PM
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 ...

Dan Walters: New California water deal isn’t a political certainty - Chico Enterprise-Record
12/7/2018 7:45:00 PM
Dan Walters: New California water deal isn’t a political certainty    Chico Enterprise-Record Water supply is clearly the most important long-term issue affecting California's future. It's also the most politically complicated. Incremental changes in California ...

River plan vote is meant to help fish, but it will dramatically hurt Valley farming - The Fresno Bee
12/7/2018 4:45:00 PM
River plan vote is meant to help fish, but it will dramatically hurt Valley farming    The Fresno Bee The California Water Resources Control Board will vote on requiring 40 to 50 percent of key rivers to flow unimpaired to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta for ...

California Environmental Law & Policy Update - December 2018 | Allen Matkins - JD Supra
12/7/2018 4:09:00 PM
California Environmental Law & Policy Update - December 2018 | Allen Matkins    JD Supra Focus - U.S. to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird - ASSOCIATED PRESS - Dec 6 Land management documents released by the U.S. Interior...

Hidden Valley Lake Community Services District In California Pilots Aqua Metrology Systems' SafeGuard H2O Chromium Remediation System - Water Online
12/7/2018 12:53:41 AM
Hidden Valley Lake Community Services District In California Pilots Aqua Metrology Systems' SafeGuard H 2 O Chromium Remediation System    Water Online Aqua Metrology Systems (AMS) announced the pilot demonstration of its SafeGuard H2O HexavalentChromium [Cr (VI)] remediation system at California's ...

California State, Federal Leaders Strike Bipartisan Water Deal - Breitbart News
12/6/2018 10:07:00 AM
California State, Federal Leaders Strike Bipartisan Water Deal    Breitbart News Democrats and Republicans agreed to extend the 2016 Water Infrastructure for Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act.

Calif. Gov. Brown Announces Appointments for Dec. 5, 2018 including to the California Conservation Corps - California Newswire
12/6/2018 4:47:00 AM
Calif. Gov. Brown Announces Appointments for Dec. 5, 2018 including to the California Conservation Corps    California Newswire SACRAMENTO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — On Wednesday, Dec. 5, Calif. Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the following appointments: First, Heidi ...

Initial State Water Project Allocation at 10 Percent - Livermore Independent
12/6/2018 3:04:37 AM
Initial State Water Project Allocation at 10 Percent    Livermore Independent The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) announced on Nov. 30 an initial water allocation of 10 percent for the State Water Project (SWP) ...

'Best Tasting Water in California' has arsenic problem, Grand Jury finds, and that's just the beginning - The Bakersfield Californian
12/5/2018 8:45:00 PM
'Best Tasting Water in California' has arsenic problem, Grand Jury finds, and that's just the beginning    The Bakersfield Californian A Kern County Grand Jury has given a water district on the eastern edge of the county 120 days to correct severe inadequacies in its business practices or it will.

ACWA Honors Richard Schafer With Lifetime Achievement Award - Oakdale Leader
12/5/2018 12:46:22 PM
ACWA Honors Richard Schafer With Lifetime Achievement Award    Oakdale Leader The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) recently presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to Richard L. Schafer, who for 60 years has devoted ...

CDFW Awards $13.2 Million for Fisheries Habitat Restoration and Forest Legacy Projects - CDFW News
12/5/2018 7:10:00 AM
CDFW Awards $13.2 Million for Fisheries Habitat Restoration and Forest Legacy Projects    CDFW News The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) today announced the selection of 41 projects that will receive funding for the restoration, enhancement ...

Federal government heeds Delta solons' opposition, won't lend money for water tunnels - Martinez News-Gazette
12/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Federal government heeds Delta solons' opposition, won't lend money for water tunnels    Martinez News-Gazette Some California authorities may want to build twin tunnels to move Sacramento River water to Southern California. But they won't be getting a federal start-up ...

California’s costly subservience to fish - LA Daily News
12/5/2018 12:00:00 AM
California’s costly subservience to fish    LA Daily News If a team of Martian explorers landed in California, they would likely report back to their leaders that the state is ruled by a few powerful fish species, and that ...

Let it flow: In about-face, state breaks and shifts levees to restore natural floodplains - CALmatters
12/4/2018 10:29:55 PM
Let it flow: In about-face, state breaks and shifts levees to restore natural floodplains    CALmatters A growing emphasis on reconnecting California floodplains to rivers so they can absorb floodwaters is a U-turn from past reliance on levees to protect cities and ...

More rain on the way to Sacramento area - Daily Democrat
12/4/2018 10:20:50 AM
More rain on the way to Sacramento area    Daily Democrat Following a day of cold temperatures and sometimes bright, sunny skies, another storm is expected to flow into Northern California this morning and drop rain ...

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Plans To Halt Ethos Bottling In California Amidst Drought - Stocks Beat
12/4/2018 7:51:00 AM
Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Plans To Halt Ethos Bottling In California Amidst Drought    Stocks Beat Starbucks announced that it will cease production of the water brand Ethos Water, in California, due to the drought and subsequently shift operations to ...

We need a new financial model to address California's most pressing environmental problems - Environmental Defense Fund
12/3/2018 5:08:00 PM
We need a new financial model to address California's most pressing environmental problems    Environmental Defense Fund Without private capital or partnerships, good conservation projects risk getting stuck in the development and permitting stages for decades, or even stalling out ...

California Governor Signs Bill Requiring Child Care Centers to Test Drinking Water for Lead - WebWire
12/3/2018 2:35:14 PM
California Governor Signs Bill Requiring Child Care Centers to Test Drinking Water for Lead    WebWire In September, Governor Jerry Brown from California signed into law Assembly Bill 2370 in an effort to provide additional protection for children in child care ...

California Water Service Group and Subsidiary California Water Service Announces Two New Officers; Three Others to Assume Additional Responsibilities - Nasdaq
12/3/2018 7:45:00 AM
California Water Service Group and Subsidiary California Water Service Announces Two New Officers; Three Others to Assume Additional Responsibilities    Nasdaq SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 03, 2018-- California Water *Service* Group and its subsidiary California Water *Service* today announced the appointment of two.

California DWR Announces Initial State Water Project Allocation at 10 Percent - Sierra Sun Times
12/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
California DWR Announces Initial State Water Project Allocation at 10 Percent    Sierra Sun Times Lisa Lien-Mager, Deputy Secretary for Communications for the California Natural Resources Agency, left, Michelle Meade with the National Weather *Service*, ...

ACWA Awards Water Law & Policy Scholarship - GlobeNewswire
11/29/2018 6:49:00 PM
ACWA Awards Water Law & Policy Scholarship    GlobeNewswire SAN DIEGO, Nov. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today announced the winner of its 2018-'19 Stephen ...

Fire & Water: Restoring natural fire to California's mountains - YubaNet
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fire & Water: Restoring natural fire to California's mountains    YubaNet The verdant meadows of Illilouette Creek drain directly into the southeastern corner of bustling Yosemite Valley via 370-foot Illilouette Falls. Springtime ...

California Voters sink Prop. 3 bond - Foothills Sun Gazette
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Voters sink Prop. 3 bond    Foothills Sun Gazette Statewide proposition would have provided billions to address subsidence, drinking water contamination, and water supply in the Valley. By Reggie Ellis @ ...

USDA Announces Funding for CA Water Infrastructure - AgNet West
11/27/2018 8:48:00 AM
USDA Announces Funding for CA Water Infrastructure    AgNet West Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue made a two-day stop in California to..... climate change and the reliability of California water supply...

Tunnel Vision: This Water Plan Might Make a Splash in the Delta - CALIFORNIA
11/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tunnel Vision: This Water Plan Might Make a Splash in the Delta    CALIFORNIA A long-debated water plan that could change the course—literally—of water in California, will be up for a vote by the State Water Resources Control Board ...

A Legal Battle in the Coachella Valley Could Transform How California—and the Nation—Uses Water - Pacific Standard
11/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
A Legal Battle in the Coachella Valley Could Transform How California—and the Nation—Uses Water    Pacific Standard In a legal battle between a Californian tribe and the state's water agencies, experts are seeing a turning point in the history of United States water rights, ...

Cap-and-trade auction: California air board gets $813 million - The Fresno Bee
11/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Cap-and-trade auction: California air board gets $813 million    The Fresno Bee A key source of money for California's controversial high-speed rail project got a big shot in the arm this month from the auction sale of air pollution credits to ...

Dan Walters: Outgoing Gov. Brown tries to forge big water deal - Chico Enterprise-Record
11/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dan Walters: Outgoing Gov. Brown tries to forge big water deal    Chico Enterprise-Record As the Civil War raged, William Brewer, a young botanist from upstate New York, spent five years cataloging California's natural attributes for its Legislature.

Interior Department Takes Lead Federal Role in California Water - Bloomberg BNA
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Interior Department Takes Lead Federal Role in California Water    Bloomberg BNA The Trump administration has put the Department of Interior in charge of examining water supply and delivery issues in California that have a federal ...

Lake Oroville State Recreation Area Remains Closed - YubaNet
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Lake Oroville State Recreation Area Remains Closed    YubaNet SACRAMENTO, Calif. Nov. 21, 2018 — California State Parks and the Department of Water Resources (DWR) remind the public that Lake Oroville State ...

Walters: Can Gov. Brown cut water deal before he leaves? - The Mercury News
11/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Walters: Can Gov. Brown cut water deal before he leaves?    The Mercury News As the Civil War raged, William Brewer, a young botanist from upstate New York, spent five years cataloging California's natural attributes for its Legislature.

Reclamation Commissioner to Address California Water Leaders Nov. 29 - GlobeNewswire
11/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Reclamation Commissioner to Address California Water Leaders Nov. 29    GlobeNewswire SAN DIEGO, Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) will host U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner ...

Structure losses in Southern California fire rise to 1,500 - KSLA
11/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Structure losses in Southern California fire rise to 1,500    KSLA The tally of structures destroyed by huge Southern California wildfire has increased to 1500.

FACT CHECK: Is Rain That Falls in Smoky Areas After a Wildfire Likely to Be “Extremely Toxic”? - Snopes.com
11/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
FACT CHECK: Is Rain That Falls in Smoky Areas After a Wildfire Likely to Be “Extremely Toxic”?    Snopes.com In November 2018, in the aftermath of several massive California wildfires, including the historically destructive and deadly Camp Fire, several items purporting ...

Outgoing Gov. Jerry Brown tries to forge big water deal - The Fresno Bee
11/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Outgoing Gov. Jerry Brown tries to forge big water deal    The Fresno Bee As the Civil War raged, William Brewer, a young botanist from upstate New York, spent five years cataloging California's natural attributes for its Legislature.

Trump to view California fire devastation he blamed on forest mismanagement - WKYC.com
11/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Trump to view California fire devastation he blamed on forest mismanagement    WKYC.com President Donald Trump headed to Northern California on Saturday for a first-hand view of the still-raging Camp Fire, the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century that ...

California Fires: How Fierce Fall and Winter Winds Throw Gas On the Fire - TheInertia.com
11/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Fires: How Fierce Fall and Winter Winds Throw Gas On the Fire    TheInertia.com It doesn't take long in California to develop a feel for “fire weather.” When it's hot and dry and the winds blow a certain way, there can be no doubt that, as in the ...

When the Levee Breaks: Cascading failures in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, California - temblor
11/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
When the Levee Breaks: Cascading failures in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, California    temblor Even a small quake in the Delta could cause widespread flooding and saltwater intrusion.

PG&E Faces Historic Financial Liability From California Wildfire - U.S. News & World Report
11/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
PG&E Faces Historic Financial Liability From California Wildfire    U.S. News & World Report Corporations have been held financially responsible for environmental disasters in the past, but nothing compares to California real estate.

Climate change is making California's fires bigger - National Geographic
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Climate change is making California's fires bigger    National Geographic The state is just hotter and drier than it used to be, and that's driving a trend toward larger fires.

Update: California DWR says Camp Fire no threat to Oroville Dam - HydroWorld
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Update: California DWR says Camp Fire no threat to Oroville Dam    HydroWorld The California Department of Water Resources issued a press release Nov. 13 saying there is no threat to Oroville Dam from the Camp Fire and it is “taking ...

DWR: Camp Fire poses no threat to Oroville Dam - Western Farm Press
11/14/2018 3:35:22 PM
DWR: Camp Fire poses no threat to Oroville Dam    Western Farm Press Northern California's deadly Camp Fire poses no immediate threat to the Oroville Dam, state Department of Water Resources officials say. Crews are taking ...

El Nino holds weather uncertainty for California - Western Farm Press
11/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
El Nino holds weather uncertainty for California    Western Farm Press National Weather *Service* sees equal chances of dry, wet or normal winter.

New rules and new technology are giving California farmers and managers a better look at groundwater supplies - Phys.Org
11/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
New rules and new technology are giving California farmers and managers a better look at groundwater supplies    Phys.Org Most areas of California farm country have a significant lack of information about their groundwater use. The water managers responsible for putting California's ...

Itron Selected to be a Leading Technology Provider in California Distributed Energy Management Project - Business Wire
11/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Itron Selected to be a Leading Technology Provider in California Distributed Energy Management Project    Business Wire Itron participates as a leading technology provider in a project to manage load for customers as part of the Smart Home Study.

How California can chart new approach to water woes - Record Bee
11/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
How California can chart new approach to water woes    Record Bee For all of his accomplishments, when it comes to water issues, Gov. Jerry Brown is leaving Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom with a mess. What's needed is a paradigm ...

Toxic taps abound in rural Tulare County, failed water bond brings no relief - Visalia Times-Delta
11/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Toxic taps abound in rural Tulare County, failed water bond brings no relief    Visalia Times-Delta "Safe, clean and affordable" drinking water is enshrined in California law as a basic human right. Politicians across the aisle applauded when Gov. Jerry Brown ...

SB 1281 - Oil and Gas Water Cycle Reporting | California Council on Science & Technology (CCST) - California Council on Science and Technology
11/12/2018 6:48:06 PM
SB 1281 - Oil and Gas Water Cycle Reporting | California Council on Science & Technology (CCST)    California Council on Science and Technology CURRENTLY ONGOING. MENU. Overview · Process. Overview. CCST's recent report to satisfy the requirements of SB 4 (Pavley, 2012) recommended that the ...

The Latest: Wildfire evacuations lifted for Los Angeles - The News Tribune
11/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
The Latest: Wildfire evacuations lifted for Los Angeles    The News Tribune The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):. 9:10 p.m.. Authorities have lifted mandatory evacuation orders for the Los Angeles neighborhood ...

Camp Fire: Oroville Dam officials keep close watch on approaching blaze - San Francisco Chronicle
11/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Camp Fire: Oroville Dam officials keep close watch on approaching blaze    San Francisco Chronicle OROVILLE, Butte County — The Camp Fire's relentless push to the south overnight had California officials preparing for the worst Monday at the nation's tallest ...

As California's groundwater free-for-all ends, gauging what's left - Stanford University News
11/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
As California's groundwater free-for-all ends, gauging what's left    Stanford University News Most areas of California farm country have a significant lack of information about their groundwater use. The water managers responsible for putting California's ...