Water Resources in Modoc County

 Irrigation And Groundwater

   
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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.

 

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 (104)
There are 104 resources serving Modoc County in the following categories:
map itMap of Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals serving Modoc County
Geologists / Hydrologists
Abbie Goldstein
Sigma Prime Geosciences, Inc. - Principal Geologist - Half Moon Bay, CA
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
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
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
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lauri Kemper - Ombudsman - So. Lake Tahoe, CA
North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board
David Leland - Ombudsman - Santa Rosa, 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 Modoc County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Conservation Organizations & Professionals serving Modoc 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
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
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
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lauri Kemper - Ombudsman - So. Lake Tahoe, CA
North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board
David Leland - Ombudsman - Santa Rosa, 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 Modoc County in the following categories:
map itMap of Water Resources Organizations & Professionals serving Modoc 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
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
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
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lauri Kemper - Ombudsman - So. Lake Tahoe, CA
North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board
David Leland - Ombudsman - Santa Rosa, 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
5/17/2014 3:00:00 AM
San Andreas Fault Irrigation and Earthquake Risk    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
Rialto mayor asks for water conservation pledges to fight ‘hidden drought’ - San Bernardino County Sun
4/19/2019 7:41:41 PM
Rialto mayor asks for water conservation pledges to fight ‘hidden drought’    San Bernardino County Sun Yes, the region has had an above-average rain season: The reservoirs are filled, the release of water from Northern California via the state aqueduct is ...

San Jose lawmakers protest San Jose Water Company rate hikes - San José Spotlight
4/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
San Jose lawmakers protest San Jose Water Company rate hikes    San José Spotlight San Jose councilmembers are fighting back against “unfair” water rate hikes, voting unanimously to send a letter to the California Public Utilities Commission ...

Sex education in schools violates parents’ rights: Letters - OCRegister
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sex education in schools violates parents’ rights: Letters    OCRegister Re “Imposing sex ed against our will” (Opinion, April 7):. Thank you for keeping us updated on the sex-ed situation in our California schools. The articles by ...

California may be drought free, but water conservation is here to stay - ABC10.com KXTV
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
California may be drought free, but water conservation is here to stay    ABC10.com KXTV Even with the state out of drought for the first time since 2011, water conservation efforts in California will now just be the norm, experts say.

San Jose Water charging customers for conserving water - KGO-TV
4/10/2019 12:35:29 AM
San Jose Water charging customers for conserving water    KGO-TV The drought is of course officially over in California, but during it, a lot of us responded and scaled back on our water use. Now, San Jose Water wants to charge ...

SB307 goes against California’s water needs - Press-Enterprise
4/9/2019 5:32:00 PM
SB307 goes against California’s water needs    Press-Enterprise California is finishing one of its rainiest winters in decades, which leaves most of us pining for less water rather than more of it. But it wasn't long ago the state ...

Trump's Interior Pick Wants to Heighten California Dam - GlacierHub
4/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump's Interior Pick Wants to Heighten California Dam    GlacierHub Among the controversies facing US President Donald J. Trump's Secretary of the Interior nominee, David Bernhardt, is his proposal to heighten California's ...

California declared drought-free for 1st time since December 2011 - Daily Californian
3/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
California declared drought-free for 1st time since December 2011    Daily Californian California is officially drought-free for the first time since December 2011, according to the United States Drought Monitor map released March 19.

California drought over, conservation continues | News | thepress.net - thepress.net
3/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
California drought over, conservation continues | News | thepress.net    thepress.net Last week, as snowpack in the Sierra Nevada measured more than 150 percent of its average, California was declared free of drought for the first time in more ...

US sues California, says water policy violates state law - Daily Journal
3/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
US sues California, says water policy violates state law    Daily Journal LOS ANGELES — The federal government sued California on Thursday over a water policy it said violates the state's environmental protection law. The U.S. ...

California Water Service Publishes Annual Local Water Conservation Reports - GlobeNewswire
3/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Water Service Publishes Annual Local Water Conservation Reports    GlobeNewswire SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Although California is no longer in a drought, customers of California Water *Service* (Cal Water)—the ...

The Problem with California's Watered Down Farmgate Data - Natural Resources Defense Council
3/22/2019 3:00:00 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 3:00:00 AM
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 ...

Southern California water agencies at odds over Colorado River drought plan - KGO-TV
3/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Southern California water agencies at odds over Colorado River drought plan    KGO-TV Southern California water agency, Metropolitan Water District pushes California through a final hurdle in joining a larger plan to preserve the Colorado River.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

California teen collects 50,000 rotting golf balls from coastal waters - Treehugger
1/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
California teen collects 50,000 rotting golf balls from coastal waters    Treehugger Alex Weber, 18, has just published a study that analyzes how these balls enter and degrade in the water.

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 ...

Water conservation sags in November - Chico Enterprise-Record
1/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Water conservation sags in November    Chico Enterprise-Record Urban water conservation took a sharp drop in November in California, with savings of just 7.8 percent compared to November 2013, the benchmark pre-drought ...

In California, the Demise of the Grassy Lawn - Undark Magazine
1/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
In California, the Demise of the Grassy Lawn    Undark Magazine On the first Saturday of December in a northeast neighborhood of Fresno, California, Jeff Collins and his neighbors were putting up their Christmas decorations: ...

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, ...

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 ...

The Most Important New California Environmental and Health Laws of 2019 - KQED
1/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Most Important New California Environmental and Health Laws of 2019    KQED The California Legislature in 2018 cranked out 1,016 pieces of legislation that Gov. Brown signed into law. Number of bills vetoed? 201. (For those keeping track ...

Water in California - Source of discord - The Economist
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Water in California - Source of discord    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 ...

If Proposition 3 Passes, 2018 Could Become California's Highest-Funded Year for Water Projects in Decades - Pacific Standard
11/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
If Proposition 3 Passes, 2018 Could Become California's Highest-Funded Year for Water Projects in Decades    Pacific Standard A quick guide to Proposition 3, among the more confusing measures on which Californians will vote on November 6th.

Can California Embrace Israeli Water Technology? - Jewish Journal
10/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Can California Embrace Israeli Water Technology?    Jewish Journal Even on the heels of California's historic drought, water use has steadily returned to pre-drought levels, particularly in affluent Southern California communities.

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.

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 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
8/2/2018 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 ...

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 ...

FACT CHECK: Is It Now Against the Law in California to Shower and Do Laundry on the Same Day? - Snopes.com
6/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
FACT CHECK: Is It Now Against the Law in California to Shower and Do Laundry on the Same Day?    Snopes.com New water conservation legislation does not penalize individual California residents for specific water use.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

California's drought is over, but water conservation remains a 'way of life' - AccuWeather.com
4/28/2017 3:00:00 AM
California's drought is over, but water conservation remains a 'way of life'    AccuWeather.com California's drought emergency is over, but reducing water use remains as important as ever as the state recovers from the impacts and prepares for likely future ...

THE LONG VIEW – California water conservation/capitalism doesn't flow - Gardena Valley News
4/10/2015 3:00:00 AM
THE LONG VIEW – California water conservation/capitalism doesn't flow    Gardena Valley News Reacting to yet another long, persistent drought, California is aiming to reduce its water consumption by 25 percent. Standing on dry grass in some of the Sierra ...

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California American Water Signs Contract to Acquire East Pasadena Water Company | Pasadena California, Hotels,CA Real Estate,Restaurants,City Guide... - Pasadena.com - Pasadena Now
4/20/2019 10:38:00 AM
California American Water Signs Contract to Acquire East Pasadena Water Company | Pasadena California, Hotels,CA Real Estate,Restaurants,City Guide... - Pasadena.com    Pasadena Now California American Water, a subsidiary of American Water , has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of the East Pasadena Water Company.

California Environmental Law & Policy Update - April 2019 #3 | Allen Matkins - JD Supra
4/19/2019 5:03:16 PM
California Environmental Law & Policy Update - April 2019 #3 | Allen Matkins    JD Supra □Reuters - April 16. Fourteen states, including California, issued a joint statement on Monday, stating that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ...

Water In Paradise Is Contaminated, Undrinkable After California's Camp Fire - HuffPost
4/19/2019 4:36:00 PM
Water In Paradise Is Contaminated, Undrinkable After California's Camp Fire    HuffPost Months after the Camp fire ravaged Paradise, California ― the state's deadliest and most destructive fire ever ― the town is now facing another problem: Its ...

California dispute threatens plan to protect Colorado River - Salt Lake Tribune
4/19/2019 2:30:45 PM
California dispute threatens plan to protect Colorado River    Salt Lake Tribune Flagstaff, Ariz. • A dispute between two major California water agencies is threatening to derail a hard-won agreement designed to protect a river that serves 40 ...

Cancer-causing chemical taints water after California blaze - Fox News
4/19/2019 11:09:03 AM
Cancer-causing chemical taints water after California blaze    Fox News The drinking water in Paradise, California, where 85 people died last year in the nation's worst wildfire in a century, is contaminated with the cancer-causing ...

Rain on other side of the planet foreshadows California heat - Futurity: Research News
4/18/2019 7:50:32 PM
Rain on other side of the planet foreshadows California heat    Futurity: Research News When heavy rain falls over the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia and the eastern Pacific Ocean, it is a good indicator that temperatures in central California will ...

New drought plan facing California lawsuit | complementary - Eastern Arizona Courier
4/18/2019 5:35:00 PM
New drought plan facing California lawsuit | complementary    Eastern Arizona Courier PHOENIX — Arizona's top water official said Wednesday that a lawsuit filed by California's Imperial Irrigation District could pose a threat to the newly approved ...

Anti-Energy Lawsuits, Pushed by Activists, Don't Help Climate or California - RealClearEnergy
4/18/2019 10:06:14 AM
Anti-Energy Lawsuits, Pushed by Activists, Don't Help Climate or California    RealClearEnergy California has become central to the world-wide climate change debate, as some local officials, spurred on by trial attorneys and activists have waged an ...

Rare ‘toxic cocktail’ from Camp Fire is poisoning Paradise water. It could cost $300 million to fix. - Sacramento Bee
4/18/2019 5:20:00 AM
Rare ‘toxic cocktail’ from Camp Fire is poisoning Paradise water. It could cost $300 million to fix.    Sacramento Bee Officials have said that after the Camp Fire in California's Butte County, water in Paradise now contains benzene, a toxic compound linked to cancer. Cleanup ...

Sumi Smith Out as Child Support Services CIO-CISO - Techwire.net
4/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sumi Smith Out as Child Support Services CIO-CISO    Techwire.net Sumi Smith, the chief information officer and deputy director of the California Department of Child Support Services (DCSS) for the last two years, is no longer in ...

Dispute Between 2 California Water Agencies — in Urban SoCal and Rural Imperial County — Threatens Plan to Protect Colorado River - KTLA Los Angeles
4/17/2019 9:03:00 PM
Dispute Between 2 California Water Agencies — in Urban SoCal and Rural Imperial County — Threatens Plan to Protect Colorado River    KTLA Los Angeles A dispute between two major California water agencies is threatening to derail a hard-won agreement designed to protect a river that serves 40 million people in ...

Heat waves in California can be predicted by thunderstorms in the tropics - University of California
4/17/2019 8:17:04 PM
Heat waves in California can be predicted by thunderstorms in the tropics    University of California Advance notice of heat waves could help protect the agricultural riches of the Central Valley.

Arizona tribes' role in drought negotiations marks turning point for inclusion, experts say - IndianCountryToday.com - Indian Country Today Media Network
4/16/2019 10:03:00 AM
Arizona tribes' role in drought negotiations marks turning point for inclusion, experts say - IndianCountryToday.com    Indian Country Today Media Network Arizona, California and Nevada, have had to negotiate potential cuts to the water to make sure there's enough water in Lake Powell.

Water Policy in California: Six Key Takeaways from the State Water Board's New Cannabis Cultivation Policy - Cannabis Industry Journal
4/16/2019 8:15:00 AM
Water Policy in California: Six Key Takeaways from the State Water Board's New Cannabis Cultivation Policy    Cannabis Industry Journal Avoiding surface water during the dry season, controlling erosion and monitoring water use- take a look at what's new in California's water policy for cannabis ...

Farm Hands on the Potomac: West | 2019-04-16 - Agri-Pulse
4/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Farm Hands on the Potomac: West | 2019-04-16    Agri-Pulse Christopher Valadez has been appointed to serve as the new president of the Grower-Shipper Association of Central California.

The Central Valley is sinking as farmers drill for water. But it can be saved, study says - Sacramento Bee
4/15/2019 3:01:00 AM
The Central Valley is sinking as farmers drill for water. But it can be saved, study says    Sacramento Bee California's Central Valley is sinking as its aquifers lose water to groundwater drilling by farmers. A study from Stanford University has identified a way for the ...

Predicting heat waves? Look half a world away - EurekAlert
4/12/2019 8:02:20 AM
Predicting heat waves? Look half a world away    EurekAlert When heavy rain falls over the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia and the eastern Pacific Ocean, it is a good indicator that temperatures in central California will ...

California Water Board Finds Oil-industry Contaminants in Water Wells - Center for Biological Diversity
4/11/2019 12:10:18 PM
California Water Board Finds Oil-industry Contaminants in Water Wells    Center for Biological Diversity SACRAMENTO, Calif.— Oil-industry pollutants were present in water-supply wells in Kern County, according to a new report released by the State Water ...

The Riggs Report: How NASA technology is supercharging California’s snowpack data - KCRA Sacramento
4/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Riggs Report: How NASA technology is supercharging California’s snowpack data    KCRA Sacramento It was in 1929, back when people drove Model A Fords, that California first launched its annual snow survey program in order to better predict water supplies for ...

California may be drought free, but water conservation is here to stay - ABC10.com KXTV
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
California may be drought free, but water conservation is here to stay    ABC10.com KXTV Even with the state out of drought for the first time since 2011, water conservation efforts in California will now just be the norm, experts say.

SHADOW OF A DROUGHT: The water shortage is over, so can San Diego and La Jolla resident shower like it’s 1999? - La Jolla Light
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
SHADOW OF A DROUGHT: The water shortage is over, so can San Diego and La Jolla resident shower like it’s 1999?    La Jolla Light Last month, California emerged from drought conditions for the first time since December 11, 2011, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor, breaking a 376-week ...

Where can flooded fields help replenish groundwater? - Stanford University News
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Where can flooded fields help replenish groundwater?    Stanford University News In California, the amount of water exiting aquifers under the state's most productive farming region far surpasses the amount of water trickling back in.

SB307 goes against California’s water needs - Press-Enterprise
4/9/2019 5:32:00 PM
SB307 goes against California’s water needs    Press-Enterprise California is finishing one of its rainiest winters in decades, which leaves most of us pining for less water rather than more of it. But it wasn't long ago the state ...

Yes, we need clean water. But it must remain tax-free - CALmatters
4/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Yes, we need clean water. But it must remain tax-free    CALmatters California Legislature should not tax water to pay for clean water. Water is a basic human right and must remain affordable.

Local News Congressman Cox helps write letter pushing for better water resources in the state Shardae - KERO 23ABC News
4/8/2019 1:50:00 PM
Local News Congressman Cox helps write letter pushing for better water resources in the state Shardae    KERO 23ABC News This week, TJ Cox and other representatives such as Costa, Harder, and the California Republican congressional delegation penned a letter to the EPA pushing ...

Protect the state’s environmental legacy from Trump’s onslaughts - Los Angeles Times
4/8/2019 6:10:00 AM
Protect the state’s environmental legacy from Trump’s onslaughts    Los Angeles Times California should pass SB 1 to protect itself against Trump administration efforts to drain rivers and wetlands and de-list endangered species.

The Oroville Dam Almost Flooded Northern California. Now It's Working Again. - Popular Mechanics
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Oroville Dam Almost Flooded Northern California. Now It's Working Again.    Popular Mechanics Two years ago, the Oroville Dam's main spillway failure forced 200,000 people to evacuate from rural northern California. Yesterday, after the state spent $1.1 ...

Dam's spillway gets first use since 2017 California crisis - Kokomo Tribune
4/2/2019 5:01:00 PM
Dam's spillway gets first use since 2017 California crisis    Kokomo Tribune OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Officials at the nation's tallest dam unleashed water down a rebuilt spillway Tuesday for the first time since it crumbled two years ago ...

Water flows on California dam's spillway after 2017 crisis - The Business Journal
4/2/2019 3:50:52 PM
Water flows on California dam's spillway after 2017 crisis    The Business Journal Officials at the nation's tallest dam unleashed water down a rebuilt spillway Tuesday for the first time since it crumbled two years ago.

'A California Water Supply Dream': Record Snowpack Measured In Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe Region - Capital Public Radio News
4/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
'A California Water Supply Dream': Record Snowpack Measured In Sierra Nevada, Lake Tahoe Region    Capital Public Radio News The fourth snow survey of the water year recorded 106.5 inches of snow depth and a snow water equivalent of 51 inches, which is 200 percent of average for ...

California turns to dam's spillway for 1st time since crisis - ABC News
4/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
California turns to dam's spillway for 1st time since crisis    ABC News An epic winter of rain and snow has refilled California's reservoirs and pressed into *service* a spillway at the nation's tallest dam Tuesday, a $1 billion structure ...

California adopts new wetlands rules to protect them from Trump rollbacks - Los Angeles Times
4/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
California adopts new wetlands rules to protect them from Trump rollbacks    Los Angeles Times California's wetlands and seasonal streams got new state protections Tuesday, ahead of the Trump administration's rollback of the Clean Water Act.

California Spillway to be Used Tuesday. The State Says it\'s Ready - Government Technology
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Spillway to be Used Tuesday. The State Says it\'s Ready    Government Technology (TNS) — Oroville Dam's massive flood-control spillway will be deployed Tuesday for the first time since it was rebuilt for $1.1 billion after a near-catastrophe ...

California's Monster Snow Year ... 'It's Been a Wild Ride' - KQED
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
California's Monster Snow Year ... 'It's Been a Wild Ride'    KQED The year's biggest snowpack survey is tomorrow, and state officials are expecting to find near-record numbers. 4th of July skiing, ample water, big money f.

California Water Service Group Enters New $550 Million Credit Agreement - GlobeNewswire
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Water Service Group Enters New $550 Million Credit Agreement    GlobeNewswire SAN JOSE, Calif, April 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- California Water *Service* Group (Group) (NYSE: CWT) today announced that it has entered into ...

Oroville Dam spillway to be used Tuesday. The state says it’s ready - Sacramento Bee
3/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Oroville Dam spillway to be used Tuesday. The state says it’s ready    Sacramento Bee The California Department of Water Resources said Sunday that it expects to use the Oroville Dam spillway Tuesday for the first time since the 2017 evacuation ...

Water Resources Control Board must act to protect wetlands - Sacramento Bee
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Water Resources Control Board must act to protect wetlands    Sacramento Bee California has the power to protect its wetlands from the Trump administration's attacks. The State Water Resources Control Board must act now to protect our ...

The Salton Sea is a disaster in the making. California isn’t doing anything to stop it - Los Angeles Times
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Salton Sea is a disaster in the making. California isn’t doing anything to stop it    Los Angeles Times As the California Water Resources Board met at the Salton Sea lakeshore to discuss the remediation program's progress, members had to acknowledge that ...

What Climate Change Could Mean for the Future of California's Springtime Snowpack - Union of Concerned Scientists
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
What Climate Change Could Mean for the Future of California's Springtime Snowpack    Union of Concerned Scientists Everyone coming from or heading to spring break ski trips in the Sierra Nevada this year knows that California's snowpack is having a great year. The Squaw ...

Trump administration sues CA over water plan - Fresno Bee
3/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump administration sues CA over water plan    Fresno Bee The Trump administration Thursday sued California's State Water Resources Control Board over its plan to reallocate river water to help salmon and other fish ...

California’s water infrastructure could be tested this spring as massive winter snowpack melts away - Washington Post
3/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
California’s water infrastructure could be tested this spring as massive winter snowpack melts away    Washington Post It's time to start thinking about what a massive amount of snowmelt will mean for the state – the water has to go somewhere after all.

New Series of Nitrogen Management Advice Available - California Ag Today
3/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Series of Nitrogen Management Advice Available    California Ag Today California growers can download a new series of publications summarizing efficient nitrogen management practices from UC Agriculture and Natural Resources ...

STATE: Department of Water Resources prepares for potential use of Oroville Dam's main spillway - Lake County News
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
STATE: Department of Water Resources prepares for potential use of Oroville Dam's main spillway    Lake County News NORTHERN CALIFORNIA – The California Department of Water Resources is closely monitoring Oroville reservoir levels and current forecasts.

How California is defying Trump’s environmental rollbacks - Los Angeles Times
3/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
How California is defying Trump’s environmental rollbacks    Los Angeles Times The Trump administration's attacks on environmental regulations are hitting a wall in California, where the state is using its own laws to maintain water ...

Large Storms Expected To Add Up To Four Feet In California's Sierra Nevada This Week - Capital Public Radio News
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Large Storms Expected To Add Up To Four Feet In California's Sierra Nevada This Week    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 ...

New path on California water must include Delta communities - CALmatters
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
New path on California water must include Delta communities    CALmatters Any California water deal must include Delta landowners, fisheries interests, or else it will fail. Twin tunnels idea is dead, so opportunity exists.

Who keeps buying California's scarce water? Saudi Arabia - The Guardian
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Who keeps buying California's scarce water? Saudi Arabia    The Guardian Saudi-based Almarai owns 15000 acres of an irrigated valley – but what business does a foreign food production company have drawing resources from a US ...

As Trump tries to roll back clean water rules, California seeks stronger protections - San Francisco Chronicle
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
As Trump tries to roll back clean water rules, California seeks stronger protections    San Francisco Chronicle While the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is working to rein in the landmark federal Clean Water Act and halt what it sees as excessive oversight of small ...

The Problem with California's Watered Down Farmgate Data - Natural Resources Defense Council
3/22/2019 3:00:00 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 Water Service (CWT) Arm to Acquire Kalaeloa Water - Nasdaq
3/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Water Service (CWT) Arm to Acquire Kalaeloa Water    Nasdaq California Water *Service* Group CWT announced that its subsidiary, Hawaii Water *Service* ("Hawaii Water") has decided to expand its operation in Hawaii.

California's Drought Is Over. What Will That Mean for Water Use? - City Watch
3/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
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 ...

California Water Board Aggressive PFAS Investigation Plan - The National Law Review
3/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
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 ...

US Disaster Agency Rejects $306M For Oroville Dam Repair - Capital Public Radio News
3/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
US Disaster Agency Rejects $306M For Oroville Dam Repair    Capital Public Radio News The California Department of Water Resources says it has completed the demolition of the top 730 feet of the spillway that failed in February of 2017. Ezra David ...

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 ...

February storms doubled Sierra snowpack, state snow survey shows - San Francisco Chronicle
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
February storms doubled Sierra snowpack, state snow survey shows    San Francisco Chronicle Storms that pummeled Northern California with rain and snowfall in February helped double the Sierra Nevada snowpack since January, state officials said ...

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 ...

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 California Governor Gavin Newsom scaled back the Delta tunnels water project, or California WaterFix, to eliminate one of the two tunnels beneath the ...

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 ...

January Storms Lift California’s Sierra Snowpack Back to Normal - KTLA Los Angeles
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
January Storms Lift California’s Sierra Snowpack Back to Normal    KTLA Los Angeles January storms raised the vital Sierra Nevada snowpack to normal for this time of year, an important development for California's water supply, state officials said ...

A recap of California's water year so far - ABC10.com KXTV
1/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
A recap of California's water year so far    ABC10.com KXTV SACRAMENTO, Calif. — When the skies clear and the weather gets calmer, it's a good time to take stock of our storms and see where we are with water in ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 Press release *content* from BusinessWire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.