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Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Win Passes To The Fall Power And Sailboat Expo

Dangerous Boating Season Predicted On The Delta

The boating season on the Delta could be more of a challenge than in years past because officials say water levels are higher, colder and perhaps more treacherous.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/11/2011

Egeria Densa

State To Combat Invasive Weed Choking Contra Costa Delta

Boaters and swimmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta are finally getting some help from the state in removing a non-native plant that is flourishing uncontrollably.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/16/2011

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Report Paints Bleak Picture Of Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

More than 25 million Californians get their water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and the aging system is getting a lot of attention right now from an independent state agency.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/16/2011

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Report Projects Impact Of A Massive California Storm

Scientists dub it California’s “other Big One,” a series of storms capable of costing three times as much as a severe Southern California earthquake.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/14/2011

Wild Salmon.

Summit Focuses On Saving California Salmon Industry

Members of Congress and fishermen grilled federal and state officials on Saturday about efforts to restore California’s once-abundant salmon runs.

KPIX 5–12/04/2010

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Man Rescued After Days Stranded On Suisun Bay Island

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man Monday morning who had been stranded on an island near the mouth of the San Joaquin and Sacramento river deltas for five days, the Coast Guard said.

11/23/2010

California Aqueduct in the San Joaquin Valley. (AP)

Brown Calls For Delta Canal In California Water Plan

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown on Wednesday called for building a peripheral canal to help solve California’s water shortages, a proposal voters defeated when he was governor in 1982.

CBS San Francisco–10/13/2010

Stranded Jet Skiers Rescued In Sacramento Delta

Two jet skiers were rescued from Frank’s Tract in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta early Monday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

CBS San Francisco–09/27/2010

Central Valley Women Charged in Foreclosure Refurbishing Scam

A San Joaquin County grand jury has charged two real estate brokers with defrauding investors of $4.5 million as part of scheme in which they promised to provide hefty profits to people who loaned them […]

08/11/2010

Bringing the Delta Back to Life

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta continues to struggle, but a new report is looking to make changes and help breathe some life into the water system.

08/01/2010

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