April 13: Delta Conservancy to Hosts First Cleanup

Here is something to begin planning for as The Delta Conservancy will hold its first Delta waterway cleanup on April 13 and are in...

Delta Dialogues Phase 1 Report Now Available

Here is an interesting read from the Delta Dialogues as they produced a 32-page document regarding the Delta. The goal was to develop trust...

Photos: Delta Waters Town Hall

Here are a few photographs I took last night from the Delta Waters Town Hall last night in Discovery Bay where close to 250...

Congressman McNerney Calls for Analysis of Alternatives to Flawed BDCP

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) and five other members of Congress wrote to Secretary Ken Salazar of the U.S. Department of the Interior and Acting...

Town Hall: Delta Waters Meeting Tonight

Just a reminder that there will be a Town Hall tonight in Discovery Bay in order to work towards protecting the California Delta. The...

Delta Water Diversions Reduced to Protect Smelt

Matt Weiser of the Sacramento Bee is reporting that Federal wildlife officials ordered cuts in water diversions from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to protect...

Garamendi: Canal Proposal “Bad Plumbing”

Congressman John Garamendi called Governor Jerry Brown's plan to build two tunnels through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta as nothing more than "bad plumbing" “That’s not...

Delta Tourism Workshop in Isleton

There is free Delta Conservancy Workshop for  businesses and organizations promoting Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta tourism. These are always a good thing to attend to...

Supervisor Piepho Talks Delta on KCBS

Supervisor Mary Piepho recently spoke with KCBS regarding the Delta and Southland water needs while discussing why Gov. Jerry Brown's massive twin-tunnel system is...

Fish Count Population Drop in 6 Delta Species

Here is an Associated Press Story that may cause alarm to folks on the Delta. The latest trawl-net survey of the estuary, conducted each...

Diane Burgis Talks Salmon on KCBS

Oakley City Councilwoman and Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed Executive Director Diane Burgis made her way onto KCBS Radio on Monday evening to discuss...

Dec. 14 Event: Delta Regional Forumn

Here is an event that will occur tomorrow that is somewhat flying under the radar when it comes to the California Delta.  The first...

Opponents Debunk State’s Effort to Distance New Project from Peripheral Canal

Here is the latest Press Release from Restore the Delta who debunked the States effort to distance the new project from the Peripheral Canal. For...

State Assembly: Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee Could Get New Chair

Just throwing this out there for those who have been watching the Delta water grab play out over the last year with the Governors...

Photos: Marsh Creek Fish Ladder Cleaning

After heavy rain and wind caused havoc in the area, the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed made their way out to the fish ladder...

Final Delta Plan Continues to be Inefficient

Restore the Delta put out a Press Release yesterday highlighting how the final Delta Plan failes to include measurable actions for protecting the Delta. For...

Save the California Delta Petition

There is a new petition that has been created to help save the California Delta which has been created by Jan McCleery and will...

Restore the Delta Challenges “Sustainable Delta” To Open Books

If you like a good old fashion school yard fight, then check this one out as Restore the Delta and The Coalition for a...

Over Troubled Waters Coming to Discovery Bay

  If you have not seen Over Troubled Waters yet, there is another showing this Friday in Discovery Bay at the Excelsior Performing Arts Center...

Local Delta Advocates Support McNerney

Here is a Press Release that came out earlier this week about Congressman Jerry McNerney receiving support from those who are fighting to protect...