Farmers and rural residents told state water officials Tuesday they’re concerned about a proposal to dedicate more water to fishery flows in the lower San Joaquin River system. The State Water Resources Control Board held the first of five hearings in Sacramento on its plan to reserve more water for fish in the Stanislaus, Tuolumne and Merced rivers. Opponents urged the board to seek alternative solutions to help fish.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Rural folks oppose flushing more water out to ocean
From the California Farm Bureau Federation: