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California's Aging Levees Being Watched Over By NASA Radar
2014-04-02 14:04:08

NASA using Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR) to watch over California's aging levees

2011-08-17 18:02:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The future of California's water supply is anything but clear.

2011-02-15 15:16:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Delta Stewardship Council released the first draft of its 50-year plan to revitalize the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. After reviewing the plan, Allen Short, the General Manager of the Modesto Irrigation District, has serious concerns.

2010-08-04 18:29:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug.

2010-05-18 08:22:30

Study suggests pollution reductions could help restoration efforts.

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2010-03-21 08:05:00

The National Academy of Sciences released a report on Friday stating that federal limits on water that can be pumped out of a major river delta for California farmers are scientifically justified.

2010-02-26 13:31:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Department of Water Resources announced today that public water agencies are projected to receive 15 percent of their contracted water supply for 2010, up from its previous five percent projection.

2010-02-17 13:36:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb.

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2010-02-03 07:30:00

Pyrethroids, among the most widely-used home pesticides, are winding up in California rivers at levels toxic to some stream-dwellers, possibly endangering the food supply of fish and other aquatic animals.


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