News Worth Noting: Multi-agency Cannabis Pilot Project Finishes Successful Three-Day Inspection of Marijuana Grows in Eel River Watershed, Weekly Water and Climate Update shows above normal temperatures across the West
Multi-agency Cannabis Pilot Project Finishes Successful Three-Day Inspection of Marijuana Grows in Eel River Watershed: “An innovative multi-agency partnership involving state and local agencies today finished inspections of 14 private properties with active marijuana grow operations along Sproul Creek within the Eel River watershed. The three-day effort, which began Jan. 21, is intended to ensure existing and future marijuana grow operations on private lands aren’t impacting nearby waterways and wildlife. The partnership includes staff from the State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board, biologists and wildlife officers from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and members of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and Humboldt County staff. ... ” Read more from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife here: Multi-agency Cannabis Pilot Project Finishes Successful Three-Day Inspection of Marijuana Grows in Eel River Watershed
Weekly Water and Climate Update shows above normal temperatures across the West: “The National Water and Climate Center produces this weekly report in cooperation with the National Drought Mitigation Center and other Federal agencies. The report focuses on snowpack, precipitation, and temperature conditions in the western U.S., and features a national drought summary. The SNOTEL and ACIS 7-day temperature anomaly map for the western U.S. shows most of the West was near normal to above normal for the week. The warmest recorded temperature anomalies were scattered in the central Colorado Rockies, across most of Utah, central Arizona, eastern Montana and Wyoming, most of Nevada, and the Sierra Nevada in California.” Read the report here: Weekly Water and Climate Update
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