We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 
 We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 

More Water From State And Federal Projects Will Flow South From The Delta

Richard Croft / Wikimedia
 

Richard Croft / Wikimedia

In January, the water amount was limited to only what was necessary for health and public safety. The California Department of Water Resources says more rain fell in February than was anticipated, allowing the Department some flexibility. The water board says it has consulted with state and federal fish agencies to ensure that no endangered fish would be put at risk.

 

DWR expects to update allocations for all water users on April 1st.

 

Petitioner Request

 

TUCP Order 031814

 

Related Stories

  • UC Davis / Courtesy

    Extreme Weather Dropped Lake Tahoe Clarity To Historic Lows In 2017

    Wednesday, June 13, 2018

    If you spent time on the water at Lake Tahoe last year and thought it looked a lot cloudier, you're right. UC Davis researchers say extreme weather — drought followed by heavy rains — caused clarity in 2017 to drop to its lowest recorded level.

  • Courtesy of Caltrans

    Caltrans Marking, Removing Dead Trees Along State Highways

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

    Caltrans is worried about the possibility of dead trees falling onto some California highways. The agency has already removed 107,000 trees. Now the agency is getting ready to remove another 54,000 trees, including some on private land.

Amy Quinton

Former Environment Reporter

Amy came to Sacramento from New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) where she was Environment Reporter. Amy has also reported for NPR member stations WFAE in Charlotte, WAMU in Washington D.C. and American Public Media's "Marketplace."  Read Full Bio 

Sign up for ReCap

and never miss the top stories

Delivered to your inbox every Wednesday.

Check out a sample ReCap newsletter.