Delta News

Comments on Draft BDCP Due July 29
The public comment period on the draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan comes 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»
Storms Allow Temporary Easing of Delta Pumping Restrictions
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
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
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
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»
Isenberg Steps Down as Chair of Delta Stewardship Council
Isenberg Steps Down as Chair of Delta Stewardship Council
Phil Isenberg announced in a letter Jan. 13 that he is stepping down at the end of the month as chair of the Delta Stewardship Council... read»