BLOG ROUND-UP: Delta tunnel route; Farmers and fallowing; Trump, Newsom and lawsuits; Regional planning and SGMA; the anticommons, and more …

Delta tunnel: independent technical review panel finds main tunnel route “impractical”:  Dierdre Des Jardins writes, “The Department of Water Resources’ Notice of Preparation for the Delta Conveyance Project shows two potential alignments for the main tunnel.   The “Central Corridor” is the route of the former WaterFix / twin tunnels project.  The “Eastern Corridor” is closer to I-5.  The Department of Water Resources did not disclose that an Independent Technical Review Panel, consisting of engineers from major tunneling contractors, found that … Continue reading BLOG ROUND-UP: Delta tunnel route; Farmers and fallowing; Trump, Newsom and lawsuits; Regional planning and SGMA; the anticommons, and more …