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Mar 23 LAO Report Looks at Flood Management Challenges
Source: Water News
A new report by the Legislative Analyst's Office looks at the current state of flood management in California and highlights challenges such as aging infrastructure, funding constraints and overlapping local, state and federal responsibilities...
Mar 23 More Spending on Water Infrastructure Important to Most Californian...
Source: Water News
A new statewide survey, conducted by the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC), shows that 88% of Californians think it is important for the state to spend more money on water and flood management infrastructure. “After the recent rai...
Mar 23 Coastal Conservancy Accepting Proposition 1 Grant Program Applicati...
Source: Water News
The California Coastal Conservancy has released its March 2017 Proposition 1 Grant Solicitation package for multi-benefit ecosystem and watershed protection and read more
Mar 22 Bureau Announces Remaining 2017 CVP Allocations
Source: Water News
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation today announced the 2017 water supply allocations for some Central Valley Project water contractors, saying most will receive 100% of their allocations, except contractors south of the Delta who will receive 65% and ...
Mar 22 ACWA Announces Line-Up of Speakers for Spring Conference
Source: Water News
Several key movers and shakers in the water industry will speak at ACWA’s 2017 Spring Conference & Exhibition in Monterey May 9 – 12, providing perspectives on everything from energy storage to emergency management. The conference,...
Mar 21 Executive Director's Blog: Taking a Stand for the Future We Want in...
Source: Water News
In his most recent blog post , ACWA Executive Director Timothy Quinn calls for a comprehensive, collaborative approach to updating the Bay-Delta Water Quality Control Plan, saying that the coequal goals need to be front and center throughout the p...
Mar 17 ACWA, Local Water Leaders Call for Collaborative Approach to Flows ...
Source: Water News
Saying California is facing a defining moment in water policy that could impact the way water is allocated for years to come, ACWA and local water leaders today called on the State Water Resources Control Board to embrace a collaborative approach ...
Mar 17 Damaged Spillway Being Carefully Monitored as Lake Oroville Release...
Source: Water News
The California Department of Water Resources Friday provided an update on repairs underway at Oroville Dam and plans to begin releasing water from the damaged main spillway in anticipation of upcoming storms. read more
Mar 16 California Natural Resources Agency Releases 10-Year Plan for Salto...
Source: Water News
The California Natural Resources Agency on Thursday released a 10-year plan for the Salton Sea, detailing targeted habitat and dust suppression projects aimed at improving air quality and bird and wildlife populations. read more
Mar 15 Executive Director's Blog: National Geographic Documentary Distorts...
Source: Water News
In a Voices on Water blog , ACWA Executive Director Timothy Quinn outlines why a newly released National Geographic documentary on California water misses its mark.