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Water Board renews permit for Poseidon plant

Poseidon Water has been granted a permit from the Santa Ana Regional Water Quality Control Board for its desalination plant in Huntington Beach, a project that has been in the works for roughly two decades. The board’s order is conditional and requires Poseidon to minimize negative impacts on marine life …

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Reclamation increases flow releases from New Melones Reservoir

In order to meet Bay Delta salinity and outflow requirements, the Bureau of Reclamation announced this week a plan to increase flow releases from New Melones Reservoir. Additional flow releases will begin on the lower Stanislaus River on May 10 and will reach a total flow of 1,000 cubic feet per second and again on May 11 to reach 1,500 cfs. This increased flow of 1,500 cfs will likely occur for an extended duration. …

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DWR moves forward with Castaic Dam modernization

The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is set to begin work on two key projects which are a part of the ongoing modernization of Castaic Dam in Los Angeles County. The department will oversee the installation of new equipment to monitor the dam’s stability and work to strengthen the dam’s intake …

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