Reclamation announces extension of Shasta Dam raise comment period to Oct. 5

REDDING, Calif. - The Bureau of Reclamation today announced a “virtual open” house website for the controversial Shasta Dam raise proposal EIS, ...

Conservation Groups Oppose Exxon’s Plan to Restart Offshore Rigs Idled by Refugio Oil Spill

May 19 of this year marked the fifth anniversary of the massive Plains All American Pipeline spill near Refugio State ...

Report Estimates Single Delta Tunnel’s Cost at $15.9 Billion, but Critics Point to Higher Cost

As hundreds of wildfires raged throughout California, a report released at the Delta Conveyance Design and Construction Authority (DCA) on-line meeting on August ...

California Assembly Bill 3030 Passes Through Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee

Sacramento – On a vote of 6-2 that fell along party lines, the California Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee ...

DWR Files Contract Validation Complaint Before Delta Tunnel Plan or EIR Released

On August 6, the California Department of Water Resources under Governor Gavin Newsom filed a validation complaint in Sacramento County Superior Court ...

Governor Newsom releases final water portfolio that includes Delta Tunnel, Sites Reservoir

SACRAMENTO – California Governor Gavin Newsom on July 28 unveiled a final version of his controversial Water Resilience Portfolio, a water plan ...

Jay Sorenson, Stockton angler and conservationist, has died

Photo: Dan Bacher and Jay Soresen after Jay's induction into the California Outdoors Hall of Fame in January 2018. Photo ...

Rancho Seco Recreational Area Temporarily Closed to Day Visitors Due to COVID-19

Out of an abundance of caution, SMUD is temporarily closing the Rancho Seco Recreational Area to day visitors effective immediately ...

Newsom Administration Rushes Forward with Delta Tunnel During a Pandemic

The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) on June 17 took another key action in its plan to build the Delta Tunnel, ...

Interior Requests Funding for Shasta Dam raise, Sites Reservoir and Friant-Kern Canal

Photo of Shasta Dam courtesy of U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.  The Department of Interior on Monday, June 22, requested $15 ...

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Klamath Basin ‘Takings’ Case, Upholding Tribes’ Senior Water Rights

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Supreme Court today refused to hear the case of Baley vs. United States, an 18-year-old case regarding water rights ...

Delta Tunnel Action Alert – Santa Clara Valley Water District

Restore the Delta has issued an action alert regarding the Santa Clara Valley Water District: "On June 23, 2020, the ...