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Background and Recent History of Water Transfers in California
Background and Recent History of Water Transfers in CaliforniaCalifornia Department of Water Resources, State Water Resources Control Board | July 1, 2015...Summary
The purpose of this paper is to provide a basic understanding of water transfers in California with an emphasis on transfers that move...
Climate Change and the Delta: A Synthesis (Public Review Draft)
Climate Change and the Delta: A Synthesis (Public Review Draft)Delta Stewardship Council | March 23, 2018...Summary
The Delta Reform Act of 2009 (Water Code Section 85066) requires that the Delta Stewardship Council adopt a Delta Plan (the Plan) to...
Delta Levee Investment Strategy: Risk Analysis Methodology$0.00
Delta Levee Investment Strategy: Risk Analysis MethodologyDelta Stewardship Council | July 20, 2016...Summary
Levees in California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta (Delta) reduce flood risk to people, property, natural resources, and infrastructure systems of statewide importance. Levee failure...
Delta Reclamation District Financing and Budgets$0.00
Delta Reclamation District Financing and BudgetsDelta Stewardship Council | August 16, 2016...Summary
This report explains the financing of the 93 reclamation districts that maintain the Delta’s levees. Reclamation districts’ primary method for raising funds is...
Improving Habitats Along Delta Levees: A Review of Past Projects and Recommended Next Steps$0.00
Improving Habitats Along Delta Levees: A Review of Past Projects and Recommended Next StepsDelta Stewardship Council | January 15, 2016...Summary
This review of habitat improvements along Delta levees was conducted to support the development of the Delta Stewardship Council’s (Council) Delta Levee Investment...
Restoring Habitat with Science and Society in Mind$0.00
Restoring Habitat with Science and Society in MindDelta Stewardship Council | April 8, 2014...Summary
This Issue Paper, authored by Jessica Davenport, the Council's Program Manager for Ecosystem Restoration and Land Use, is entitled Restoring Habitat with Science...
State Investments in Delta Levees: Key Issues For Updating Priorities$0.00
State Investments in Delta Levees: Key Issues For Updating PrioritiesDelta Stewardship Council | January 9, 2015...Summary
This paper outlines 15 issues that will need to be considered as the Council updates the Delta Plan’s 36 provisions regarding State investment...
The Delta Plan$0.00
The Delta PlanDelta Stewardship Council | May 16, 2013...Summary
The Delta Plan is a comprehensive, long-term management plan for the Delta. Required by the 2009 Delta Reform Act, it creates new rules...
Yolo Bypass Salmon Habitat Restoration and Fish Passage Analytical Tool Review
Yolo Bypass Salmon Habitat Restoration and Fish Passage Analytical Tool ReviewDelta Stewardship Council | October 1, 2017...Summary
NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) have issued a Biological Opinion (BiOp) on the long-term...