DAILY DIGEST: Where levees fail in California, nature can step in to nurture rivers; Back to the bones of the Delta; Legislators, fishermen discuss future of state fisheries; Nunes returns to Fresno to talk water; and more …

In California water news today, Where levees fail in California, nature can step in to nurture rivers; Back to the bones of the Delta; Legislators, fishermen discuss future of state fisheries; Amid controversy, Devin Nunes returns to Fresno to talk water; Infrastructure won’t be the big item Trump can check off as an early win; and more … On the […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Sierra snowpack at 164% of normal; Corcoran fears floods, due to subsidence and snowmelt; Congress eyes a bill to speed up dam construction; After Trump orders retreat on climate change policies, states scramble to pick up the fight; and more …

In California water news today, What drought? Sierra snowpack at 164% of normal; That sinking feeling: Corcoran fears floods, due to subsidence and snowmelt; Lake Oroville rises slowly as spillway flows halted; California lawmakers will hear about the dire state of the fishing industry; Congress eyes a bill to speed up dam construction; Trump’s infrastructure plan is caught in a […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Battle looms as Trump ally crusades for dam construction; State water official vows new Oroville Dam spillway by winter; Satellites reveal bird habitat loss in California; Nature’s flood control; and more …

In California water news today, Battle looms as Trump ally crusades for dam construction; State water official vows new Oroville Dam spillway by winter; Oroville Dam spillway shut down again as officials work on long-term plan; Independent team to investigate cause of spillway failures; Satellites reveal bird habitat loss in California; Heavy rain means new challenges for California farmers; Nature […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Experts calculate half a billion for full Oroville reconstruction; Talking to the ‘Water Czar’ about the CA drought; How leaky is your water utility? Californians will soon know; Trump delivers surprise to California; and more …

In California water news today, Experts calculate half a billion for full Oroville reconstruction; Debris removal slows at Oroville Dam; Talking to the ‘Water Czar’ about the California drought; How leaky is your water utility?  Californians will soon know; Lobbyists to Castaic Lake Water Agency: Trump is slowly changing water landscape; Trump delivers surprise to California; Greens seek end to […]

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DAILY DIGEST, weekend edition: Oroville Dam crisis spurs debate on aging water infrastructure; Why this NorCal town’s water cost way more than the national average; The potential big impact of Trump’s clean water rollback; PODCAST: Historical perspective on water management values; and more …

In California water news this weekend, Oroville Dam crisis spurs debate on California’s aging water infrastructure; Why this California town’s water cost way more than the national average; Less than full CVP allocation ‘boggles the mind’; Salmon release to San Joaquin hits high marks; LAO Report looks at flood management challenges; NASA launches pilot project to measure snowpack from the […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Damage, design flaws in Oroville Dam spillway point to lengthy repairs, consultants say, temp fix could involve making water jump gap; West side’s CVP allocation likely to increase, officials say; CA’s wild climate to become more volatile as temps rise; and more …

In California water news today, Damage, design flaws in Oroville Dam spillway point to lengthy repairs, consultants say; Temporary fix for Oroville Dam spillway could involve making water jump gap; DWR responds to report of “future significant risk” at spillway; Oroville Dam: Expert panel talks asbestos, spillway failure, managing water; Water allotment falls short; USBR: Large carryover storage the reason […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Despite Trump promise and a wet winter, CA farmers don’t get full water supply; Experts: Oroville spillway continues to pose ‘very significant risk’; Flood control trumps tunnels; West Coast to face more rain, snow until end of March; and more …

In California water news today, Despite Trump promise and a wet winter, California farmers don’t get full water supply; San Joaquin growers get 65% of requested CVP water; Oroville Dam: Evacuation warnings lifted for Butte County; Experts: Oroville spillway continues to pose ‘very significant risk’; California faces significant flood risk and funding shortfalls; Flood control trumps tunnels; Higher and higher: […]

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DAILY DIGEST: How changing marijuana laws may affect California’s water and wildlife; Groundwater agencies begin to take shape; How a 21st-century spillway compares to Oroville’s 1968 structure; Why is water sacred to Native Americans?; and more …

In California water news today, How changing marijuana laws may affect California’s water and wildlife; Groundwater agencies begin to take shape; Bigger walls, thicker concrete, more rebar: How a 21st-century spillway compares to Oroville’s 1968 structure; Lake Oroville inflows double in 24 hours; near 45k outflows; What this week’s storm systems mean for California’s flood system; California’s drought may be […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Mayor Garcetti declares state of emergency for Owens Valley runoff; Juvenile salmon rescued from Oroville emergency now heading towards the ocean; Bill would expand protections for California’s rivers; and more …

In California water news today, LA mayor declares emergency on potential aqueduct flooding due to ‘historic’ winter storms; Mayor Garcetti declares state of emergency for Owens Valley runoff; Work progresses on Oroville Dam spillway; Juvenile salmon rescued from Oroville emergency now heading towards the ocean; Measures save young salmon after failure of Oroville Dam spillway; Bill would expand protections for […]

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DAILY DIGEST: River running high as DWR opens space in Lake Oroville; How hydroelectric power has roared back to life; CA kids would all be screened for lead if plan passes; and more …

In California water news today, River running high as DWR opens space in Lake Oroville; Oroville Dam: DWR says cost of crisis tops $100M; spillway gates reopened; How hydroelectric power has roared back to life in California; With $569 million in winter storm damage, Governor Jerry Brown asks Trump for more federal disaster help; California kids would all be screened […]

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