NEWS ARCHIVE

CHANGE PETITION SUBMITTED
DWR and USBR Submit Change Petition to SWRCB

Today the Department of Water Resources submitted a permit application in furtherance of the California WaterFix. This is an important milestone for the project that brings with it additional opportunities for public participation in important regulatory processes related to the federal Clean Water Act and California water rights, including submission of comment and testimony.


COMMENT PERIOD EXTENDED
RDEIR/SDEIS 60-Day Public Comment Period Extension

JULY 22, 2015 | The California Department of Water Resources and the Federal Bureau of Reclamation announced today a 60-day extension of the public comment period for the joint Partially Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report (RDEIR)/Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (SDEIS) on the Bay Delta Conservation Plan/California WaterFix.


BDCP/CA WATERFIX RDEIR/SDEIS
Recirculated Environmental Documents

The updated environmental analysis for the BDCP/California WaterFix is now available for public review. The official comment period begins on Friday, July 10th.


RESTORING THE SACRAMENTO-SAN JOAQUIN DELTA ECOSYSTEM
California EcoRestore Webpage

Link to the California EcoRestore page on the California Natural Resources Agency website.


PRESS CONFERENCE
California WaterFix & EcoRestore Press Conference Video

4-30-2015 OAKLAND ‘ After months of public comment and exhaustive review, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today joined top federal officials to unveil plans that accelerate restoration of the Delta’s ecosystem and fix the state’s aging water infrastructure.


CALIFORNIA WATER ACTION PLAN
Statewide Water Supply Efforts

Led by the California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA), the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA), and California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), the effort to develop and implement the California Water Action Plan is collaborative and inclusive, involving a broad array of affected state entities, federal, local and tribal partners, and the public.


PRESS RELEASE
Office of the Governor - California WaterFix & EcoRestore Press Release

After months of public comment and exhaustive review, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today joined top federal officials to unveil plans that accelerate restoration of the Delta’s ecosystem and fix the state’s aging water infrastructure.


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