Delta News

Stakeholders Gather for Workshop on Delta Conservation Framework
The Delta Restoration Network of the Delta Conservancy on Oct. 20 is hosting the third in a series of four community workshops... read»
Comment Period Extended on Proposed Flow Changes for San Joaquin River
The State Water Resources Control Board has announced it has extended the written comment period on its draft proposal to increase... read»
Blog Post: Flow Proposal Points to Need for Comprehensive Approach
ACWA Executive Director Timothy Quinn writes in a Voices on Water blog that the draft flow objectives for the San Joaquin River released... read»
Delta Stewardship Council to Hold Hearing on Single-Year Water Transfers
The Delta Stewardship Council will hold a public hearing Sept. 29 in Sacramento and take comments on a proposed amendment to the Delta Plan... read»
State Water Board Proposes Increased Water Flows for Fish on San Joaquin River and Tributaries
The State Water Resources Control Board today released a draft proposal for the San Joaquin River that would require a significant increase... read»
New Online Tool Released to Track Projects in the Delta
The Delta Stewardship Council today announced the release of a new online database, DeltaView, which is designed to allow visitors to... read»
New Collaborative Strategy Improves Conditions for Delta Smelt
Water suppliers, landowners, Sacramento Valley farmers, and state and federal officials gathered on the banks of the Yolo Bypass today to... read»
DSC Appeals Invalidation of Delta Plan
The Delta Stewardship Council on Tuesday appealed a June 24 ruling by the Sacramento Superior Court that invalidated the council... read»
Environmental Groups Seek Emergency Regulations to Prevent Smelt Extinction
Saying current Delta diversions threaten irreparable harm to the public trust, three environmental groups have asked the State Water... read»
Officials Release Biological Assessment of California WaterFix
Officials with the California Department of Water Resources and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation have released a revised biological assessment... read»