Environmentalists Concerned Drought Causing Salty Bay Water To Invade Delta, Threaten EcosystemState officials are struggling to keep portions of the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta fresh as saltier water from the San Francisco Bay pushes inland during another summer of drought.
California Farmers Ordered To Stop Pumping From San Joaquin River WatershedRegulators are ordering farmers with California’s oldest water rights to stop pumping from the San Joaquin River watershed for the first time in memory.
Jet Skier Finds Body Of Motorcyclist 6 Days After He Plunged Off Antioch BridgeThe body of 26-year-old Dylan Rath was spotted by a jet skier Saturday morning about a half-mile southeast of the bridge.
Court Upholds California Water Restrictions To Protect Delta SmeltA federal appeals court on Thursday largely upheld a 2008 plan that called for restrictions on water deliveries from California's Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to protect a tiny, threatened fish.
Fish Become Focus In War Over Future Of Delta WaterA sportfish has become a target in the war over water rights in the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta. The debate over the striped bass is coming to light amid a controversial state proposal to build two twin tunnels under the Delta.
Proposed Delta Water Tunnels Reignite Battle Over Water RightsThe decades-long war for water rights between the Delta and the Central Valley farms further south is coming to a head.
State Water Officials Propose Major Changes To Delta Conservation PlanCalifornia water officials are proposing changes to a multibillion dollar plan involving two water diversion tunnels for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.