Congressman McNerney Introduces Bill to Prohibit Federal Funds for BDCP

Washington, D.C. –  Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) today introduced a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives that would prohibit  FY 2015 federal funds...

EPA Provides Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Bay Delta Conservation Plan

It appears that the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)  has a long list of items that the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP)  must...

Congressman McNerney Statement on Delaying the Bay Delta Conversation Plan

Washington, D.C. –  Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) today issued the following statement after the announcement by the California Department of Water Resources that it...

$7.5 Billion Water Bond Headed to Voters With Delta Protections in Place

With the passage of the two Water Bond bills by the State Legislator Wednesday night, voters will now have the opportunity to decide if...

Restore the Delta Say Gov. Brown’s Water Bond Is Not “Tunnels Neutral”

Restore the Delta Says Gov. Brown’s Water Bond Will be a Referendum on Tunnels;NOT “Tunnels Neutral”, Charging Taxpayers $485 Million to Buy Water for...

Rep. McNerney Calls for Public and Transparent Water Negotiations

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Jerry McNerney on Monday joined other Northern CaliforniaMembers of Congress in calling for public and transparent negotiations between the Senate...

Delta Protection Commission Asks Public For Input on Delta Name

WEST SACRAMENTO: For the last few months, the Delta Protection Commission and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Conservancy have been working with AugustineIdeas on a...

Contra Costa Sheriff: Memorial Day Weekend Marine Services Unit Stats

Memorial Day Weekend was busy on the Delta for the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Marine Services Unit and other law enforcement...

Rep. McNerney Joins Northern California Lawmakers to Caution Against Harmful Drought Legislation

WASHINGTON, DC – Northern California Lawmakers issued a strong warning today in response to emergency drought legislation passed by the U.S. Senate. From U.S. Reps....

Congressman McNerney Applauds Passage of Essential Water Resource Legislation

Washington, D.C. - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3080, the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) with bipartisan support. The...

Daniels Jr. Wins Rayovac FLW Series Western Division Event On The California Delta

BETHEL ISLAND, Calif. – Mark Daniels Jr. of Fairfield, Calif., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 26 pounds, 12 ounces Saturday to win the Rayovac...

Supervisor Piepho Reminds Public that BDCP Comments are Due by June 13th

Supervisor Mary Piepho would like to remind constituents that the Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) and BDCP Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement...

May 13: Restore the Delta to Host Anti-Tunnels Comment Party

STOCKTON, CA - Restore the Delta (RTD), opponents of Gov. Brown’s plan to build Peripheral Tunnels that would drain the Delta and doom salmon...

Asm Frazier Issues Statement On Cancellation of Proposed Delta Channel Barriers

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) issued the following statement in response to the California Department of Water Resources decision to cancel the...

Delta Barriers Avoided While Drought Relief Actions for Fish Fast-Tracked

SACRAMENTO – Rain and snow from February and March storms have allowed the Department of Water Resources (DWR) to increase water contract allocations for...

Assemblyman Frazier Talks “Delta” at Antioch Kiwanis Meeting

On Tuesday, Assemblyman Jim Frazier joined the Kiwanis Club of the Delta-Antioch to discuss issues facing East Contra Costa County and the Delta. Although the...

Residents Alerted to Consequences of Delta Tunnels Plan During Antioch Forum

More than 300 Contra Costa County residents packed the Lone Tree Golf Course Events Center in Antioch Thursday March 6 to learn more about...

Today: Delta Tunnel Opponents to Protest to Secretary Jewel in Byron

Sacramento, CA- Restore the Delta (RTD), opponents of Gov. Brown’s rush to build Peripheral Tunnels that would drain the Delta and doom salmon and...

Tonight: BDCP Delta Water Quality Impact Forum Heads to Antioch

Tonight in Antioch, Restore the Delta will host a forum to discuss the impacts of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan. Assemblyman Jim Frazier and...

Bay Delta Conservation Plan Public Review Period Extended 60 Days

Lead state and federal agencies today extended the public comment period for the Draft Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) and the Draft Environmental Impact...