Latest News about Delta

An ACWA-opposed bill that would require legislative authorization for construction of conveyance facilities as part of the Bay Delta... read»
Storms Allow Temporary Easing of Delta Pumping Restrictions
The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) on April 1 approved a temporary easing of pumping restrictions in the Delta that will increase... read»
BDCP Comment Period Extended 60 Days to June 13
The comment period for the draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) and its accompanying environmental documents has been extended 60 days... read»
ACWA-Opposed Water Bond Bill to Be Heard Feb. 11
An ACWA-opposed bill that would place a $6.5 billion water bond on the November ballot will be heard Feb. 11 in the Senate Natural... read»
Open House-Style Meetings on BDCP Held This Week in Northern California
The open house-style meetings being held around the state for members of the public to comment on the Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan (... read»

Policy Principles

The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) has formally adopted policy principles embracing environmental and economic... read more»
Delta governance is a central issue in the recent Strategic Plan of the Delta Vision Blue Ribbon Task Force created by Governor... read more»
In 2005, ACWA published “No Time to Waste: A Blueprint for California Water”. The Blueprint laid out a common sense action... read more»
California is facing the most serious water crisis in its history, because of the combined effects of drought, increasingly‐stringent... read more»

Latest Regulatory Updates

The State Water Resources Control Board adopted new flow criteria recommendations for the Delta on Aug. 3, 2010. The criteria,... read more»

Other articles

The ongoing State Board and Regional Board water quality proceedings and their potential impact on water supply will be revealed at this... read more»
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Leaders from six federal agencies, in partnership with the State of California, will host a meeting in... read more»