AquAlliance exists to defend northern California waters and to challenge threats to the hydrologic health of the northern Sacramento River watershed. We are prepared and willing to confront the escalating attempts to divert more and more water from the northern Sacramento River hydrologic region.
Proposed 10-Year Water Transfer Program could send 600,000 acre-feet of Northern California water south.
Click here to read EIS/EIR and why AquAlliance and others think it’s a bad idea.
WHAT: The California Water Commission is holding a series of Public Meetings to provide information on the Water Storage Investment Program.The first public meeting will be held in at the Chico Elks Lodge. Monday, April 13, 2015. Public comments are scheduled for 7:15 pm. Click here for agenda. WHO: California Water Commission WHERE: Chico Elks Lodge, 1705 Manzanita Place WHEN: Monday, April 13, 2014 – 5:30-8:30pm In November 2014, California voters passed Proposition 1: a $7.5 billion water bond that funnels money into the State’s water supply systems. AquAlliance was opposed to Prop 1 because of provisions that were likely to fund “groundwater storage” via groundwater substitution water transfers. Our North Valley farms will have to compete for water as it flows out of the Sacramento Valley through the Delta and onto the desert farms served by Westlands Water District. Integrating Sacramento Valley aquifers into the state water supply would replace existing groundwater...Read more