News Clips Jan 10-17

 

More Ag reaction to Laird -
http://www.capitalpress.com/newsletter/ws-resources-secretary-011411
 
Apex water bank (Kings County) controversy –
http://www.fresnobee.com/2011/01/13/2232324/water-bank-makes-waves-among-valley.html
 
Gleick associate speaks on Jan. 19 –
http://www.bayareascience.org/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=3935
 
There are other stories about this USGS Flood report also –
http://www.sacbee.com/2011/01/14/3323275/the-big-one-might-be-a-flood.html
 
http://www.pattersonirrigator.com/view/full_story/10995786/article-Water-officials-enthusiastic-about-recent-rainfall?instance=secondary_stories_left_column
 
creating oxygen in Stockton Channel –
http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110114/A_NEWS/101140320
 
some good stuff in here (like mandatory groundwater management and Ag conservation) –
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2011/01/jerry-brown-a-new-direction-on-eco-issues.html
 
also some good stuff here –
http://www.waterworld.com/index/display/article-display/2954617872/articles/water-wastewater-international/volume-25/issue-5/executive-watch/educating-the-masses.html?cmpid=EnlWaterWorldInternationalJanuary132011
 
update on PCFFA & ELF Scott River litigation –
http://www.siskiyoudaily.com/news/x512654806/Siskiyou-County-responds-to-ELF-water-resources-board-briefs
 
a local effort on behalf of steelhead –
http://www.santamariatimes.com/news/opinion/editorial/commentary/article_2fc785c8-1f50-11e0-947e-001cc4c002e0.html
 
Editorial from foothills paper following up on yesterday’s story –
http://www.mtdemocrat.com/opinion/they-will-demand-millions/
 
more water, water everywhere-
http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/article/20110113/NEWS01/101130307/Plenty-of-water-in-store-for-Central-Valley
 
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704482704576071893385942206.html?mod=WSJ_WSJ_US_News_6
 
http://www.pe.com/localnews/opinion/editorials/stories/PE_OpEd_Opinion_D_op_13_ed_water.51404b5.html
 
Scott river & groundwater –
http://www.siskiyoudaily.com/highlight/x1062717947/Karuk-tribe-seeks-contractor-for-Scott-Valley-groundwater-model
 
see Item 12; accept the report and delay –
http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/board_info/agendas/2011/jan/011811_agenda.pdf
 
what to do for lunch on Jan. 20 –
http://socalwater.org/quarterlyflyer.pdf
 
http://www.deltacouncil.ca.gov/delta_science_program/pdf/isb/d-isb_2011_01_workshop_stressors_mtg_notice_122810.pdf
 
example of mountain county concern over effects of BDCP, DSC, etc.
http://www.mtdemocrat.com/news/delta-stewardship-council-prepares-for-environmental-impact-report/
 
Sacto sewage saga –
http://www.sacbee.com/2011/01/12/3317554/state-permit-for-area-sewage-challenged.html
 
Klamath dam removal –
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2011/01/11/state/n145615S26.DTL&type=printable
 
other Klamath news –
http://www.siskiyoudaily.com/topstories/x1314136995/Activists-send-Klamath-letter-to-Governor-Jerry-Brown
 
a hot time at BuRec/San Luis water transfer scoping meeting –
http://www.chicoer.com/news/ci_17073999
 
http://www.khsltv.com/content/localnews/story/Water-Transfer-Meeting-Draws-Huge-Crowd/OkbqGeImlUO2Jsac206AOw.cspx
 
 
Water, water, everywhere -
http://www.bakersfield.com/news/local/x1937969043/Its-been-a-great-water-year-but-will-it-last
 
http://www.fresnobee.com/2011/01/09/2226218/rain-fills-valleys-reservoirs.html
 
http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/article/20110108/NEWS01/101080331/Storms+boost+Visalia-area+water+tables
 
Taugher on Laird –
http://www.thereporter.com/news/ci_17042554
 
2009 NPR radio interview opposing raising Shasta -
http://www.sacredland.org/war-dance-of-the-winnemem-wintu/
 
 
http://baydelta.wordpress.com/2011/01/10/challenges-and-opportunities-for-the-san-joaquin-explored-at-state-water-resources-control-board-proceeding/
 
http://caivn.org/article/2011/01/10/continuing-fight-sacramento-delta-water
 
Families “protecting” the valley aren’t crazy about Laird -
http://familiesprotectingthevalley.org/topstory.php?ax=v&n=99&id=99&nid=613
 
Klamath TMDLs –
http://www.siskiyoudaily.com/highlight/x1724409691/PacifiCorp-No-threat-to-sue-EPA-over-Klamath-TMDLs-yet
 
the days of $10 per AF are still with us –
http://www.modbee.com/2011/01/09/1504632/mid-to-consider-water-rate-bump.html
 
AMEN !! – (notwithstanding Mike Wade’s usual negative reaction)
http://www.sacbee.com/2011/01/08/3308379/state-needs-more-water-storage.html
 
more Klamath dam removal controversy –
http://www.redding.com/news/2011/jan/08/county-swims-upstream-on-dam-removal/
 
and a couple of diverse pieces from the Manteca Bulletin –
http://www.mantecabulletin.com/news/article/19987/
 
http://www.mantecabulletin.com/news/article/19983/