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Governor Jerry Brown will join federal and state officials today in Oakland to discuss "Delta habitat restoration and water infrastructure," according to a media advisory from the Governor's Office.
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 06:36 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
During the fall election, Governor Jerry Brown and advocates of Proposition 1, the state water bond, constantly claimed that the measure was "tunnels neutral." In photo opportunity after ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 10:30 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Sacramento, CA- Restore the Delta (RTD), opponents of Gov. Brown’s rush to build massive underground water tunnels that would drain the Delta and doom sustainable farms, salmon and other Pacific ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 10:18 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
After convening agribusiness, urban water agency and corporate "environmental" NGO leaders to discuss the drought last week, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will hold another closed door meeting in ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 11:41 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
BDCP is now a naked water grab Governor Jerry Brown has finally admitted what most Californians have known all along – the “conservation” and “habitat restoration” components of the Bay ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 08:28 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Want to find out more about Governor Jerry Brown's Bay Delta Conservation Plan to build the twin water export tunnels and how you can join the growing movement to stop the most environmentally ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 09:12 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Hundreds of people attended an event honoring Zeke Grader, Executive Director of The Pacific Coast Federation of Fisherman's Associations (PCFFA) and The Institute for Fisheries Resources (IFR) on ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 12:33 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Restore the Delta (RTD) today held a press conference about the numerous attacks on the SF Bay Delta estuary. "Public comments on Delta tunnels are being suppressed, MWD has funded a $600k attack on ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 03:54 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) President Catherine Reheis-Boyd, who served as chair of the Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Initiative Blue Ribbon Task Force to create so-called "...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 08:44 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
It's time to present the "Cold, Dead Fish Awards," an annual "tribute" to those individuals, government agencies, corporations and others who have gone out of their way to destroy and despoil the ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 06:20 PM PST with 13 Recommends
California Department of Water Resources (DWR) officials today unveiled changes to Governor Jerry Brown's Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) to build the giant twin tunnels, including the scuttling ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Dec 19, 2014 at 11:22 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Be on the lookout for possible oil price manipulations by the oil industry, the largest corporate lobby in Sacramento, starting in January 2015. Consumers Union (CU) in Sacramento is cautioning ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 06:05 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Leaked documents provided to Northwest Public Radio, Business Week and other media outlets have exposed a campaign by the Western States Petroleum Association to fund and coordinate a network of “...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 09:29 AM PST with 15 Recommends
A Bechtel Foundation-funded water storage study released by U.C. Davis on November 20 promotes Governor Jerry Brown's peripheral tunnels and links the construction of new dams to tunnels, according ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Dec 01, 2014 at 09:57 AM PST with 8 Recommends
If you just yearn to hear proponents of corporate greenwashing, neo-liberal environmental policies and the alleged "marine protected areas" created under the Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Nov 22, 2014 at 12:38 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Governor Jerry Brown should abandon his doomed Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) to build the peripheral tunnels and embrace a sustainable water solution that is fair to all Californians, according ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 08:48 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Prop. 1, Governor Jerry Brown's water bond, is behind us. What do we still need to do? The Delta Tunnels are looming before us: What’s coming in the fight by fishermen, Indian Tribes, ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2014 at 08:15 PM PST with 16 Recommends
In election victories for the environment and public health, voters in San Benito County and Mendocino Counties approved ballot measures that will ban fracking and other extreme oil-extraction ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 12:51 PM PST with 14 Recommends
The Nature Conservancy, one of the largest recipients of Walton Family Foundation money every year, has joined Big Oil, corporate agribusiness, the health insurance industry, tobacco giant Philip ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2014 at 11:52 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
The debate over the pros and cons of Prop. 1, Jerry Brown's $7.5 billion water bond, is very important, but an even bigger issue in any environmental battle or process is the money behind the ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2014 at 09:55 AM PDT with 12 Recommends