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Seafood’s new normal: California’s coastal ecosystem — and the fisheries that depend on it — are in the grip of a huge disruption

In Central Valley Project, Climate Change, Delta Smelt, Ecology & Environment, Fiscal Impact, General, Miscellaneous, Restore the Delta by jille88880 Comments

http://projects.sfchronicle.com/2016/california-seafood-collapse/ By Tara Duggan, San Francisco Chronicle In the shallow waters off Elk, in Mendocino County, a crew from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife dived recently to survey …

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MEET THE CALIFORNIA COUPLE WHO USES MORE WATER THAN EVERY HOME IN LOS ANGELES COMBINED. How megafarmers Lynda and Stewart Resnick built their billion-dollar empire.

In Agriculture, Central Valley Project, Delta Tunnels, Ecology & Environment, Fiscal Impact, General, Miscellaneous, State Water Project, State Water Resource Control Board, Twin Tunnels, Westland Water District by georgiacwin0 Comments

http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2016/04/lynda-stewart-resnick-california-water Rafaela Tijerina first met la señora at a school in the town of Lost Hills, deep in the farm country of California’s Central Valley. They were both there for a school …

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California Water Impact Network Sues to Block Excessive Groundwater Pumping. County’s Carte Blanche to Well Drillers Violates State Law, Imperils Groundwater Reserves

In Agriculture, C-WIN, Carolee Krieger, Ecology & Environment, General, Groundwater, Miscellaneous, Paso Robles by georgiacwin0 Comments

California Water Impact Network Sues to Block Excessive Groundwater Pumping County’s Carte Blanche to Well Drillers Violates State Law, Imperils Groundwater Reserves The California Water Impact Network (C-WIN) has filed …

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State Water Resources Control Board Hearings on WaterFix Begin

In Delta Tunnels, Ecology & Environment, Fiscal Impact, General, Miscellaneous, State Water Project, State Water Resource Control Board, Twin Tunnels, Water Transfers by georgiacwin0 Comments

http://www.carmichaeltimes.com/articles/2016/0728-State-Hearings-on-WaterFix-Begin/index.php?ID=2188 The State Water Resources Control Board began public hearings on the Department of Water Resources’ (DWR) request to add three new points of diversion for California WaterFix. The opening …

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Dan Bacher: Delta Tunnels: Restoring An Estuary by Diverting Its Water?

In Delta Smelt, Delta Tunnels, Ecology & Environment, General, Miscellaneous, State Water Project, State Water Resource Control Board, Twin Tunnels, Water Transfers by georgiacwin0 Comments

http://yubanet.com/california/Dan-Bacher-Delta-Tunnels-Restoring-An-Estuary-by-Diverting-Its-Water.php#.V5z1kWUsxFI By: Dan Bacher July 28, 2016 – After covering fish, water, and environmental justice issues in California and the West for over 30 years as an investigative journalist, I’ve …

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