Drought-stricken California has ordered the largest cuts on record to farmers holding some of the state’s strongest water rights.
Regulators are ordering farmers with California’s oldest water rights to stop pumping from the San Joaquin River watershed for the first time in memory.
Construction on a $30 million emergency barrier to prevent salt water from entering drinking water supplies began this week in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta.
An emergency dam is being built in the Delta due to California’s drought.
Jerry Brown Tells Water Plan Critics: ‘Shut Up, Because You Don’t Know What The Hell You’re Talking About’
Gov. Jerry Brown is taking a blunt approach with critics of his $15 million plan to build twin tunnels to send water around the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
Gov. Jerry Brown is rethinking a major component of the state’s proposed $25 billion twin-tunnel water project.
Huge amounts of water are mysteriously vanishing from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta — and the prime suspects are farmers whose families have tilled fertile soil there for generations.
If approved, construction on the temporary rock barriers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta could begin as early as May.
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State water officials say they may dam parts of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in an emergency measure to protect freshwater used by millions of Californians.