- UCI Scientists Predictor for Southwest Winter Rainfall — Look to New Zealand in the Summer
- San Diego Water Board fines Pardee Homes $291,286 for Uncontrolled Sediment during Storms
- Judge Upholds Water Board’s penalties on Developer
- State Reminds Public of the Hazards of Harmful Algal Bloom Season
- 2018 Central Valley Project Water Allocations Updated for South-of-Delta Contractors
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Water districts form California Waterfix JPA
Three California water districts in a collaborative water supply reliability vision recently announced the formation of a public agency that will be charged with overseeing design and construction of the California Waterfix. Metropolitan Water District of Southern...
- Posted May 17, 2018
Central Valley Water Board settles with Seven Hill LLC for lack of Water Quality Permit
Shasta County Landowner Seven Hill LLC has been assessed a settlement fee of $27,720 by the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB) for failing to obtain the required permit for discharging waste from irrigated cropland....
- Posted May 16, 2018
Pathogen Monitoring Challenge launched by Bureau of Reclamation
The Bureau of Reclamation is looking to help with indirect and direct reuse of wastewater and have launched a new prize competition that is seeking improved methods to sample and monitor for pathogens, specifically viruses. Up to...
- Posted May 15, 2018
Kristopher Tjernell appointed as DWR’s Deputy Director of Integrated Watershed Management Program
Former Special Assistant for Water Policy at the California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) Kristopher A. Tjernell has been appointed as the Department of Water Resources (DWR) new Deputy Director of the Integrated Watershed Management Program. This is...
- Posted May 14, 2018
California American Water Surpasses State and Federal Water Standards in three California areas
California American Water (CAW) recently announced and published the 2017 Consumer Confidence Reports which indicate excellent water quality in three California divisions/districts. The federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires community water systems to deliver a Consumer Confidence...
- Posted May 12, 2018
Repair timeline for California Aqueduct delayed
Repairs to a portion of the California Aqueduct near Gustine in Merced County have been delayed due to a rupture in a water-filled cofferdam that was used to divert water for construction activities. The Department of Water...
- Posted May 11, 2018
Santa Clara Valley Water District reverses October decision, now opts to support WaterFix project
Citing substantially changed circumstances, the Santa Clara Valley Water District (SCVWD) Board of Directors voted 4-3 yesterday to now support the California WaterFix project. Yesterday’s vote reverses the vote taken by the SCVWD Board last October. Although...
- Posted May 10, 2018
With West Nile Virus on the rise Californians urged to eliminate stagnant, standing water
Although West Nile Virus isn’t commanding the headlines it did in years past, the California Department of Public Health and the Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California have reported increased concern over the growing number of...
- Posted May 9, 2018
San Bernardino County residents support investments in water supply reliability
California Water News Daily survey shows support for investor projects facilitating more drinking water Residents of San Bernardino County have definitive opinions on the future development of water projects and conservation practices as indicated by a recent...
- Posted May 8, 2018
Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency celebrates completed recycled water storage tank
A recently completed 1.5-million-gallon recycled water storage tank along with two new distribution pumps and other energy efficiency improvements were the focus of a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency (PVWMA), the city...
- Posted May 6, 2018