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Delta Tunnels Consultant Was Paid Millions, Auditor Says Firm Wasn’t Qualified

Delta Tunnels Consultant Was Paid Millions, Auditor Says Firm Wasn’t Qualified

Originally published in the Sacramento Bee | October 5, 2017 By Ryan Sabalow and Dale Kasler The Delta tunnels project was just gaining steam, and a San Francisco engineering firm had outbid its competitors to win a $60 million, seven-year state contract to help plan the project. But officials at the California Department of Water Resources […]

Desalination gaining support as long-term response to CA drought

Desalination gaining support as long-term response to CA drought

by John Hrabe .

Water workshop finds only ‘miracle’ can end drought

Water workshop finds only ‘miracle’ can end drought

by Wayne Lusvardi  . IRVINE — “Dismal, viagra poor, horrible, abysmal” are the current snowpack and water runoff conditions in California, according to Jeanine Jones, the Interstate Resources Manager for the California Department of Water Resources. The “dismal” snowpack means that when it melts, water will only trickle down the slopes, causing severe shortages in lowland areas. , […]

Fox Canyon Groundwater Management Agency (most of Ventura County) solicits your input

Fox Canyon Groundwater Management Agency (most of Ventura County) solicits your input

Water supply is an existential issue and needs your attention & input …. . Greetings, FCGMA_Draft_List_of_Issues_Table (click and download) is compiled from stakeholders and Agency staff and presented to the FCGMA Board at the May 28, 2014 regular Board meeting. The Board directed staff to release this draft list for public input. Following public input, staff […]

California’s water crisis hits Ventura County

California’s water crisis hits Ventura County

By Debra Tash On January 22, 2014 Governor Brown’s office released its Final State Water Action Plan, which details long term water priorities after the Governor declared a statewide drought emergency on January 17th.   In its introduction Brown states: “Among all our uncertainties, weather is one of the most basic.  We can’t control it.  […]