Delta News

ACWA Comments on Refinements to BAY Delta Conservation Plan
SACRAMENTO - Timothy Quinn, executive director of the statewide Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA), issued the following... read»
Bay Delta Conservation Plan Refined to Lessen Impacts on Local Landowners
In an effort to lessen impacts on Delta landowners and preserve sandhill crane habitat, the administration of Gov. Jerry Brown and its... read»
Pumping Reduced to Avoid Impacts on Delta Smelt
In a move aimed at reducing risk to Delta smelt and potentially avoiding more severe water supply impacts later, operators of the State... read»
BDCP Affordable for Water Contractor Funders, New Report Says
The cost of constructing conveyance improvements as part of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan is affordable for the urban and agricultural... read»
Draft BDCP and its Environmental Documents to be Recirculated in 2015
The California Department of Water Resources and other agencies leading the Bay Delta Conservation Plan will publish a Recirculated... read»
Comments Period Closes on Draft BDCP
The public comment period on the draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan came to a close on July 29, capping a 228-day review period that began... read»
BDCP Comment Period Extended to July 29, Draft Implementing Agreement Released
To allow more time for review by members of the public and stakeholders, state and federal officials on Friday announced that they have... read»
Visual Simulations of Proposed BDCP Tunnels Released
Visual Simulations of Proposed BDCP Tunnels Released
The Delta Protection Commission this week released visual simulations of the proposed Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) tunnel... read»
Delta Stewardship Council Names Jessica Pearson New Executive Officer
Delta Stewardship Council Names Jessica Pearson New Executive Officer
The Delta Stewardship Council (DSC) on Thursday April 24 unanimously selected Jessica R. Pearson as executive officer. Pearson, who... read»
AB 1671 Pulled from Calendar, May Be Set Later This Month
An ACWA-opposed bill that would require legislative authorization for construction of conveyance facilities as part of the Bay Delta... read»