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Orange County Register
Federal, state leaders pitch for California water tunnelsshe said. “The cost of doing nothing is too great.” To move forward, state and
Federal, state leaders pitch for California water tunnels
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
she said. “The cost of doing nothing is too great.” To move forward, state and federal officials need approval of the State Water Resources Control Board to take water from the Sacramento River. Officials most prove that drawing water from the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Federal, state leaders pitch for California water tunnelsshe said. "The cost of doing nothing is too great." To move forward, state and
Federal, state leaders pitch for California water tunnels
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
she said. "The cost of doing nothing is too great." To move forward, state and federal officials need approval of the State Water Resources Control Board to take water from the Sacramento River. Officials most prove that drawing water from the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Remedy or boondoggle? Hearings launch on Delta tunnels proposalon details of the $15.5 billion proposal. Scores of speakers spoke for and aga
Remedy or boondoggle? Hearings launch on Delta tunnels proposal
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
on details of the $15.5 billion proposal. Scores of speakers spoke for and against the controversial project before the State Water Resources Control Board, with proponents saying the tunnels represent the best opportunity for stemming decline... Read more
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Zero Hedge
FishLivesMatter: California To Decide If Saving 'Delta Smelt' Is Worth $65 Billion Of Taxpayer MoneyStarting tomorrow, California's State Water Resources Control Board will begin
FishLivesMatter: California To Decide If Saving 'Delta Smelt' Is Worth $65 Billion Of Taxpayer Money
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Starting tomorrow, California's State Water Resources Control Board will begin hosting months of public hearings on whether or not to proceed with Jerry Brown's controversial "California WaterFix" project, or the "Delta Tunnels" as it is more... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Cal Am makes up revenue loss through ratepayers The State Water Resources Control Board has given California American Water w
Cal Am makes up revenue loss through ratepayers
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The State Water Resources Control Board has given California American Water what it wanted, a five-year extension with no fines on the cease and desist order. Cal Am has been given benchmarks to meet... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will the Delta tunnels get built? Plan enters critical make-or-break phasecritical phase over the next year that could well decide if the project comes t
Will the Delta tunnels get built? Plan enters critical make-or-break phase
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
critical phase over the next year that could well decide if the project comes to fruition. Crunch time starts Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board begins months of grueling public hearings on the details of Brown’s plan to burrow a pair... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Holly George, first female UCCE livestock advisor, retiresand ranchers in a project to examine the impact of livestock grazing on water q
Holly George, first female UCCE livestock advisor, retires
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
and ranchers in a project to examine the impact of livestock grazing on water quality and to discuss policy. In 2011, the State Water Resources Control Board approved her proposal to work with local landowners and monitor water quality in the... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Pokémon Go Captures CityState Water Board for Pollution By Jennifer Eden Los Angeles Waterkeeper file
Pokémon Go Captures City
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
State Water Board for Pollution By Jennifer Eden Los Angeles Waterkeeper filed a lawsuit Monday against the California State Water Resources Control Board and the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board for its decision permitting... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Lawsuit Filed Against State Water Board for Pollution22, 2016, 12:26 pmJennifer Eden / Managing Editor Los Angeles Waterkeeper file
Lawsuit Filed Against State Water Board for Pollution
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
22, 2016, 12:26 pmJennifer Eden / Managing Editor Los Angeles Waterkeeper filed a lawsuit Monday against the California State Water Resources Control Board and the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board for its decision permitting... Read more
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Boston Herald
California court denies push for payment during tunnel testshabitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water reg
California court denies push for payment during tunnel tests
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
habitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water regulators in hearings starting Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board will decide whether tunnel backers have a right to take water from the river near... Read more
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Island Packet
California court denies push for payment during tunnel testshabitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water reg
California court denies push for payment during tunnel tests
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
habitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water regulators in hearings starting Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board will decide whether tunnel backers have a right to take water from the river near... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Judge Rules For State in Water Tunnels Disputehabitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water reg
Judge Rules For State in Water Tunnels Dispute
NBC Bay Area / Posted 9 days ago
habitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water regulators in hearings starting Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board will decide whether tunnel backers have a right to take water from the river near... Read more
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Boston Herald
California court: No payment for water project land accesshabitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water reg
California court: No payment for water project land access
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
habitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water regulators in hearings starting Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board will decide whether tunnel backers have a right to take water from the river near... Read more
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Salon.com
California court: No payment for water project land accesshabitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water reg
California court: No payment for water project land access
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
habitat. Officials promoting the tunnels will present plans to state water regulators in hearings starting Tuesday. The State Water Resources Control Board will decide whether tunnel backers have a right to take water from the river near... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramentans keep saving water despite end of drought mandateJune 2013, the baseline month. The results were calculated from data submitted
Sacramentans keep saving water despite end of drought mandate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
June 2013, the baseline month. The results were calculated from data submitted by the region’s 22 water agencies to the State Water Resources Control Board. The statewide tally isn’t yet available. Area officials said the results were... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
New deadline to stop illegal water diversion from Carmel Riverhave more time to comply with a State Water Board order to stop the illegal div
New deadline to stop illegal water diversion from Carmel River
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
have more time to comply with a State Water Board order to stop the illegal diversion of water from the Carmel River. The State Water Resources Control Board approved an extension Tuesday to a December 31, 2016 deadline to fully stop illegally... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Editorial, July 21, 2016: State water board decision: Now, it’s up to usThe State Water Resources Control Board this week unanimously approved a five-y
Editorial, July 21, 2016: State water board decision: Now, it’s up to us
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The State Water Resources Control Board this week unanimously approved a five-year extension on its cease and desist order requiring large cutbacks in Carmel River pumping. This was welcome news to a broad local coalition of interested parties. But... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Ripon reduces water use by 30.6 percentreduction of 30.6 percent for June based on the figures from three years ago at
Ripon reduces water use by 30.6 percent
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
reduction of 30.6 percent for June based on the figures from three years ago at this time. This comes on the heels of the State Water Resources Control Board reporting a state-wide reduction of 28 percent for May – that’s compared to May... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Editorial, July 17, 2016: Make your voice heard on Carmel River allotmentThe five appointed members of the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) a
Editorial, July 17, 2016: Make your voice heard on Carmel River allotment
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The five appointed members of the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) are about to make a decision that will impact everyone on the Monterey Peninsula. Residents, businesses and those employed on the Peninsula all have a stake in the decision... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How revenue losses played into decision to relax conservation rules in CaliforniaOctober, the potential financial hit to local water agencies was part of the di
How revenue losses played into decision to relax conservation rules in California
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
October, the potential financial hit to local water agencies was part of the discussion. An analysis commissioned by the State Water Resources Control Board estimated that, if the orders were extended into fall, urban districts would lose $673... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Business Digest, July 14, 2016: Taste of Scotts Valley coming ThursdayDepartment of Insurance, State Controller’s Office, Department of Health Care S
Business Digest, July 14, 2016: Taste of Scotts Valley coming Thursday
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Department of Insurance, State Controller’s Office, Department of Health Care Services, State Teachers Retirement System, State Water Resources Control Board, Department of Pesticide Regulation, Department of Industrial Relations and the Public... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Even with rationing, Cal Am will still increase ratesinformation presented in the July 10 commentary, “Future of our water supply is
Even with rationing, Cal Am will still increase rates
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 18 days ago
information presented in the July 10 commentary, “Future of our water supply is on the line,” if reductions proposed by the State Water Resources Control Board are not met customers may face rate increases. While if customers either do achieve... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Conservation should be a lifestyleeveryone seems to be aware of the drought and is trying to reduce consumption o
Conservation should be a lifestyle
Desert Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
everyone seems to be aware of the drought and is trying to reduce consumption of water. As data released Wednesday by the State Water Resources Control Board showed, Californians reduced residential water use by more than 28 percent in May. That's... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Why experts say California should stay stingy with water as drought continuessuppliers were allowed to set their own water conservation goals for the rest o
Why experts say California should stay stingy with water as drought continues
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
suppliers were allowed to set their own water conservation goals for the rest of the year. Felicia Marcus, who heads the State Water Resources Control Board, said Friday that the savings might be somewhat lower now that the state is no longer in... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Bill Kampe and Dave Stoldt: Future of our water supply is on the lineOn July 19, approximately 200 miles away in Sacramento, the State Water Resourc
Bill Kampe and Dave Stoldt: Future of our water supply is on the line
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 21 days ago
On July 19, approximately 200 miles away in Sacramento, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) will decide a matter of critical importance to everyone who lives and works on the Monterey Peninsula — the future of our water supply. Years... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Barstow residents reduce water usage by 29.2% in MayPM SACRAMENTO — Barstow water users reduced water usage by 29.2 percent in May
Barstow residents reduce water usage by 29.2% in May
Desert Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
PM SACRAMENTO — Barstow water users reduced water usage by 29.2 percent in May, compared with the same month in 2013, the State Water Resources Control Board announced Wednesday.The board said Californians reduced residential water use by 28... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Californians Continue To Ramp Up Water Conservation Measureswith a 28 percent savings in May compared to the same time in 2013, the chosen
Californians Continue To Ramp Up Water Conservation Measures
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 23 days ago
with a 28 percent savings in May compared to the same time in 2013, the chosen benchmark year. On Wednesday, the State Water Resources Control Board released the conservation figures for last month. May’s percentage was up slightly from... Read more
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Orange County Register
Californians still saving water, even after restrictions are looseneddrought conditions statewide and that saving water is just the smart thing to d
Californians still saving water, even after restrictions are loosened
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
drought conditions statewide and that saving water is just the smart thing to do,” said Felicia Marcus, chair of the State Water Resources Control Board. The winter El Niño that was expected to possibly break the four-year drought delivered... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
May a good water conservation month in Calif.even after winter rains prompted state regulators to begin easing drought-drive
May a good water conservation month in Calif.
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 23 days ago
even after winter rains prompted state regulators to begin easing drought-driven restrictions on cities and towns. The State Water Resources Control Board reported July 6 that urban water use dropped 28.2 percent in May compared with the same... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Big drops in urban water use, state findseven after winter rains prompted state regulators to begin easing drought-drive
Big drops in urban water use, state finds
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
even after winter rains prompted state regulators to begin easing drought-driven restrictions on cities and towns. The State Water Resources Control Board reported Wednesday that urban water use dropped 28.2 percent in May compared with the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Big dropsin urbanwater use,state findseven after winter rains prompted state regulators to begin easing drought-drive
Big dropsin urbanwater use,state finds
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
even after winter rains prompted state regulators to begin easing drought-driven restrictions on cities and towns. The State Water Resources Control Board reported Wednesday that urban water use dropped 28.2 percent in May compared with the... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Californians excel in final month of statewide water cuts(AP) - Californians have cut their water use by 28 percent in the final month o
Californians excel in final month of statewide water cuts
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 24 days ago
(AP) - Californians have cut their water use by 28 percent in the final month of mandatory statewide conservation. The state Water Resources Control Board on Wednesday announced residential water use figures for May. Water board chairwoman... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Cal Am seeks rate increasespike in their water bill. The company is proposing the hike to pay for repairs
Cal Am seeks rate increase
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 24 days ago
spike in their water bill. The company is proposing the hike to pay for repairs to infrastructure. This comes after the State Water Resources Control Board announced Wednesday that Californians reduced residential water use by 28 percent in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Californians excel in final month of statewide water cutsone-fourth. Californians in May cut their residential water use by 28 percent,
Californians excel in final month of statewide water cuts
The Record Searchlight / Posted 24 days ago
one-fourth. Californians in May cut their residential water use by 28 percent, compared to the same month in 2013, the state Water Resources Control Board said Wednesday. Gov. Jerry Brown ordered mandatory water conservation by cities and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How much did your community conserve during California's year of water cuts?A year ago, the State Water Resources Control Board ordered urban districts to
How much did your community conserve during California's year of water cuts?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
A year ago, the State Water Resources Control Board ordered urban districts to meet conservation standards or face penalties. The board hoped to achieve 25 percent water savings statewide compared to 2013. The results for the last year are in:... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Rebutting latest ‘fast facts’ from Delta tunnels backersand state law as outlined in the 2009 Delta Reform Act that less water must be
Rebutting latest ‘fast facts’ from Delta tunnels backers
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
and state law as outlined in the 2009 Delta Reform Act that less water must be exported from the Delta. In 2010, the State Water Resources Control Board agreed, finding the Delta can safely share 2.5 to 3.5 million acre feet of water, not 4.9... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Despite heat Lathrop cuts water use 37%as water restrictions and altered usage appears to be taking hold. According t
Despite heat Lathrop cuts water use 37%
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
as water restrictions and altered usage appears to be taking hold. According to statistics that were forwarded on to the State Water Resources Control Board, Lathrop used 82.08 million gallons of water in April compared to 122.38 million gallons... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Don’t make conserving water a thing of the pastthinking is so last year. Even urban water districts have succumbed to short-t
Don’t make conserving water a thing of the past
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
thinking is so last year. Even urban water districts have succumbed to short-term temptations. Following the lead of the State Water Resources Control Board, the districts were asked if they wanted to ditch their conservation mandates this... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
California Inc.: Zombies, bikes, jobs and grillsreleases from California’s largest reservoir without hurting agricultural inter
California Inc.: Zombies, bikes, jobs and grills
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
releases from California’s largest reservoir without hurting agricultural interests will be presented Wednesday to the state Water Resources Control Board. The plan, which the board must approve, would allow farmers to get as much, or more,... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
What’s being done to assess blue-green algae’s risk to humanssometimes they make the connection that they were swimming,” said Karen Tabersk
What’s being done to assess blue-green algae’s risk to humans
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
sometimes they make the connection that they were swimming,” said Karen Taberski, a senior environmental scientist for the State Water Resources Control Board. “A lot of times the medical personnel aren’t aware.” As part of a plan to better assess... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Editorial, July 3, 2016: Local group’s lawsuit seeks to disrupt progress on water supply solutionsthem jump through. Weitzman and his crew are also talking about suing the Cali
Editorial, July 3, 2016: Local group’s lawsuit seeks to disrupt progress on water supply solutions
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 27 days ago
them jump through. Weitzman and his crew are also talking about suing the California Public Utilities Commission and the State Water Resources Control Board. So we have two questions for Mr. Weitzman and his WRAMP: How would you provide a new... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Farmers win over fish in Shasta water release agreementthat the cold water pool is protected for these fish," he said. The Shasta ope
Farmers win over fish in Shasta water release agreement
The Record Searchlight / Posted 29 days ago
that the cold water pool is protected for these fish," he said. The Shasta operating plan is subject to approval by the State Water Resources Control Board. Spokesman Tim Moran said the board will hear an update at its July 6... Read more
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The Mercury News
CalWater dials down water conservationefforts from a mandatory 36 percent reduction from 2013 usage to 10 percent. Th
CalWater dials down water conservation
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
efforts from a mandatory 36 percent reduction from 2013 usage to 10 percent. The move requires the approval of the State Water Resources Control Board and California Public Utilities Commission to take effect Aug. 1, and comes in the wake... Read more

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