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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DAILY DIGEST, weekend edition: Oroville dam operators send more water down wrecked spillway; Repair costs for the troubled Oroville Dam will run much higher than $200 million, official says; State expects variety of large and small projects to seek Prop 1 funds; and more …

In California water news this weekend, Oroville dam operators send more water down wrecked spillway; Hyatt Powerplant restarted at Oroville Dam; Repair costs for the troubled Oroville Dam will run much higher than $200 million, official says; State expects variety of large and small projects to seek Prop 1 funds; After years of drought in the Central Valley, the residents […]

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DAILY DIGEST: San Francisco pitches plan for future of CA’s rivers; Asbestos found in Oroville spillway rock; dust controls increased; State’s $400M plan to slow the Salton Sea’s shrinkage; Farmers and enviros: Old enemies conserving water together; and more …

In California water news today, San Francisco pitches plan for future of California’s rivers; For farmers below the Oroville Reservoir, water still poses a threat; Asbestos found in spillway rock; dust controls increased; What happened at Oroville Dam and what could still go wrong; State unveils a 10-year plan to restore habitat and control toxic dust storms along the Salton […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Can California repair damaged Delta reservoir within 45 days?; Oroville residents ready for use of spillway again; Trump to drop climate change from environmental reviews, source says; and more …

In California water news today, Emergency repairs for facility used to ship water to Southern California; Can California repair damaged Delta reservoir within 45 days?; Oroville residents ready for use of spillway again; Trump to drop climate change from environmental reviews, source says; Trump proposal to fix US water infrastructure invites large role for private investors; Saving lives by predicting […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Damage at Clifton Court Forebay halts pumping; What Will Happen to the Delta under Trump?; Why CalPERS is pouring millions into SoCal water deal; Wet winter fails to solve state’s forest problems; and more …

In California water news today, Damage at Clifton Court Forebay halts pumping; Just weeks after Oroville dam crisis, damage found at Clifton Court Forebay; The SF Bay-Delta Is Invaluable. What Will Happen to It Under Trump?; Why CalPERS is pouring millions into Southern California water deal; Wet winter fails to solve state’s forest problems; Sacramento tomato tycoon beats state water […]

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DAILY DIGEST: Oroville dam spillway flows to resume this week; Another Yolo Bypass fish rescue underway – will it be the last?; New strategies to protect fish in the Bay-Delta; Republicans in hot seat over Klamath dam removal; and more …

In California water news today, Oroville dam spillway flows to resume this week; Another Yolo Bypass fish rescue underway – will it be the last?; Water managers explore new strategies to protect fish in the Bay-Delta; Republicans in hot seat over landmark deal for dam removal; Climate change complicates the whole dam debate; The dangers of land subsidence from California’s […]

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DAILY DIGEST: With snow melting, Oroville managers plan to use mangled spillway; Critics say Army Corps standards are unsafe; Fate of Feather River fish undetermined; San Luis Obispo County supervisors vote to take on groundwater management oversight; and more …

In California water news today, With snow melting, Oroville managers plan to use mangled spillway; Is there too much water behind Oroville Dam?  Critics say Army Corps standards are unsafe; The birth of Oroville Dam: Watch 1960s construction of the nation’s of tallest dam in the U.S; New documentary explores ‘Water and Power’ in California; Napa County plans to start […]

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