- President Trump Approves California Disaster Declaration for 17 Northern California Counties
- Federal Court Dismisses Key Claims in Agua Caliente Tribe’s Water Lawsuit Against Public Agencies
- Year’s Final Manual Snow Survey Finds Snowpack is Cold and Dense with Depth of 47 Inches
- Groundwater Levels in the Coachella Valley Showing Significant Increases in Last Decade
- Legal Water Doesn’t Always Mean Safe Water Study Finds Combined Tap Water Pollutants Hazardous
More Legislation News
Legislation to save our source watersheds becoming a California priority
A bill targeting to save California’s source watersheds recently passed in the Assembly and...
- Posted June 25, 2016
Marsh restoration approved by San Francisco Bay voters
In a first-ever, nine Bay Area county vote, Measure AA earned 69.3 percent in...
- Posted June 15, 2016
U.S. Senate bill passes $37.5 billion package for Energy and Water Appropriations
Bill includes $100 for Bureau of Reclamation’s Western Drought Response program The U.S. Senate...
- Posted May 17, 2016
Assembly Bill Would Require Voters to Decide on California WaterFix
Assembly Bill 1713, asking voters to decide the fate of the construction of the...
- Posted April 21, 2016
Legislators to Work Together for Reforms to Central Basin Municipal Water District
Both the state’s Senate Finance and Governance Committee and the Assembly Local Government Committee...
- Posted April 10, 2016
California Senator Feinstein, Republican Majority Leader McCarthy write letters to President Obama Urging Increase in Water Pumping to Farms and Communities
California’s Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA-23) have...
- Posted March 29, 2016
Feinstein Calls for Increased Pumping, Capture and Storage of March Storm Water
Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) recently issued a statement asking federal agencies to increase pumping...
- Posted March 15, 2016
Aquifer depletion the topic of proposed legislation
Senator Lois Wolk (D-Davis) introduced Senate Bill 1317, commonly known as the Aquifer Protection...
- Posted March 1, 2016
California congressman introduce bipartisan legislation for estuary habitats
On Friday, Congressmen Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) and Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) introduced a bill,...
- Posted February 29, 2016
Legislators, special interests meet over drought legislation
In Washington, Republican Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) met with the California Farm Bureau...
- Posted February 17, 2016