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    Category Archive: Daily Digest

    Oct 22 2014

    Daily Digest: Confronting the West’s water crisis: A new report highlights opportunities to improve water management in drought-stricken Western states; Water agencies lose billions of gallons underground; The salmon fishing was pretty good this year but the future is less bright, and more …

    In California water news today, Confronting the West’s water crisis: A new report highlights opportunities to improve water management in drought-stricken Western states; California water agencies lose billions of gallons underground; The salmon fishing was pretty good this year—drought be damned but the future is less bright; Rice growers wrap up diminished harvest; Secretary Ross …

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    Oct 21 2014

    Daily Digest: Gov says state needs long-term vision on water; a bruising battle for cheap water during drought; 14 California communities now on verge of waterless-ness; to dam or not to dam? and more …

    In California water news today, Governor says state needs long-term vision on water; Amid California’s drought, a bruising battle for cheap water; 14 California communities now on verge of waterless-ness; Mass migration out of California seems imminent, Environmental group uncovers “secret” deal that forgives $400 Million in Central Valley Project debt; Prop 1 controversy: To …

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    Oct 20 2014

    Daily Digest, early edition: As their wells run dry, California residents blame thirsty farms; drought-stressed crops may be better for you, a drought-themed corn maze, and more news …

    In California water news today: As their wells run dry, California residents blame thirsty farms; California farmers: ‘We are getting much less water'; drought-stressed crops may be better for you; Patterson farm features drought-themed corn maze; California farmers unite to adapt to climate change; Jerry Brown’s team releases a slew of new ads for Props …

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    Oct 19 2014

    Daily Digest, weekend edition: Desalination, drought, sequoias, the water bond and more news and commentary, plus Peter Gleick on when our responses to drought make things worse

    In California water news this weekend, could desalination solve California’s water woes?, giant sequoias may surprise us in a warmer future, State Water Board tinkering with rations idea, trees vs humans, duck hunters worried multimillion dollar business could dry up in the drought, mixed conclusions on cause of the drought, The big question:  Will it …

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    Oct 17 2014

    Daily Digest: Winter rains not likely to ease drought, Feds sued over dead steelhead, modernizing drought water allocations, and more news and commentary …

    In California water news today, Winter rains not likely to ease drought, Temperance Flat Dam plan is flawed, say critics at Fresno forum, Feds sued over dead steelhead,  Native American communities most at risk in California drought, Drought creates an unexpected casualty: sports, Is California heading towards another Dust Bowl?, New website explains water bond …

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    Oct 16 2014

    Daily Digest: Prop 1 sparks heated debate, DWR must reopen environmental review on Kern Water Bank, An El Niño double dip?, 2014-2015 winter outlook and more …

    In California water news today, Prop 1 sparks heated debate over water resources, DWR must reopen environmental review on Kern Water Bank, the West is bone dry – here’s how to help, time for a serious policy on water pricing, hydroelectric power cut in half during drought – State using more natural gas, EPA announces …

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    Oct 15 2014

    Daily Digest: For the wealthy, drought is a problem money can’t fix; high temperatures intensified drought; big debut for Hetch Hetchy water tunnel; water bond splits environmentalists and more news and commentary …

    In California water news today, for the wealthy, drought is a problem money can’t fix; High temperatures intensified California drought; Water bond splits environmentalists; Proposition 1 “Cheat Sheet”; Water board will ease curtailments during storms; agritourism operations deal with lack of water; Santa Cruz enforces California’s toughest drought restrictions; Supervisors vote to move ahead with …

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    Oct 14 2014

    Daily Digest: Study shows fault near key CA water supply infrastructure among 4 at risk of major quake, Gov accused of heavy-handed pressure SWP contracts, Calaveras County Supe wants County to cash in on snowpack and more news and commentary …

    In California water news today, study shows fault near key California water supply infrastructure among 4 at risk of major quake, Governor accused of heavy-handed pressure in an end run to build Delta water tunnels, County Supervisor Edson wants Calaveras County to cash in on snowpack, How too many trees contribute to California’s drought, Campaign …

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    Oct 13 2014

    Daily Digest: Less than 60 days remaining before dozens of California communities run out of water, drought making California more like Arizona, not a drop (of tap water) to drink in San Lucas, and more …

    In California water news today, less than 60 days remaining before dozens of California communities run out of water, drought making California more like Arizona, not a drop (of tap water) to drink in San Lucas, historic Delta farm turns back the clock, Burbank pool water repurposed to help aid drought relief, O.C. cities seek …

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    Oct 12 2014

    Daily Digest, weekend edition: A history of megadrought, north state reservoir levels bottom out, Prop 1, fracking, solar desal, CA’s war on endangered species, and more …

    In California water news this weekend, A history of megadrought, north state reservoir levels bottom out, Prop 1’s water bonds followed long legislative odyssey, Brown’s war chest for Props 1 & 2 grows to $10.7 million, fracking and groundwater concerns in Central Valley, California’s drought victims drink in grandmother’s kindness, looking to the sun for …

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    Oct 10 2014

    Daily Digest: El Nino looks like it will be a weakling, Jerry Brown responds to drought emergency, and more drought and water news

    In California water news today, El Nino looks like it will be a weakling, Jerry Brown, Smart and Prepared, Responds to California’s Drought Emergency, Where the water hogs stalk the thirsty: California drought dampens consumption, Water conservation: California’s drought a perfect storm, Water bond revives interest in Sites Reservoir, State makes changes to fracking regulations, …

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    Oct 09 2014

    Daily Digest: New wells for Chico area faces tough crowd, Bay Area agencies consider desal, Hollywood picking up on the deadly drought theme and more …

    In California water news today, California is actually doing a good job saving water during the drought, Drought spurs more investment in new technology, Mountain forest changes threaten California water supplies, Chico: Plans for five new Glenn-Colusa wells faces a tough crowd, Groundwater management plan for Santa Rosa Plain OK’d,  As drought worsens, water agencies …

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    Oct 08 2014

    Daily Digest: Water bond measure flooded with support, but opponents have a strategy; residents cut water use by 11.5%, Reclamation increasing flows in Klamath, Senator Wolk and Barbara Barrigan-Parilla debate water bond and more …

    In California water news today, Water bond measure flooded with support, but opponents have a strategy, Gov. Jerry Brown’s first campaign ads to hit airwaves, State Farm Bureau backs water bond, rainy day fund, State residents cut water use by 11.5%, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation increasing flows in Klamath River to fight parasite attacking salmon, …

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    Oct 07 2014

    Daily Digest: Water officials aren’t following own call for conservation, Two most controversial groundwater issues: fracking and the Kern Water Bank, Huffman urges legal opinion on Trinity releases, and more news and commentary

    In California water news today, California water officials aren’t following own call for conservation, Two most controversial groundwater issues:  fracking and the Kern Water Bank, Congressman Huffman urges legal opinion on Trinity releases, California’s drought has changed the way the state produces electricity, Early rains may spell relief for curtailed water rights, Voters will decide …

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    Oct 06 2014

    Daily Digest: California avoids defeat in virtual megadrought, worrisome invasive weeds, collision between geothermal energy and water needs, SoCal water districts battling over groundwater pumping, the real relationship between conservation and rising water rates, and more

    In California water news today, California avoids defeat in virtual megadrought, Drought disrupts migratory birds in the Central Valley, cuts exports sharply,and worries pool industry; our cities water systems are becoming obsolete – what will replace them?, plus worrisome invasive weeds, collision between geothermal energy and water needs, SoCal water districts battling over groundwater pumping, …

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