Oroville Spillway Incident Overview

From “Oroville Spillway Incident” – California Department of Water Resources website: On February 7, erosion was noticed on the flood control spillway located adjacent to the Lake Oroville Dam. Department of Water Resources temporarily stopped outflow from the spillway to … Continue reading

Butte County Files Oroville Dam Emergency Petition

Emergency Petition to Correct Safety Deficiencies and Establish a Public Safety Program 2.15.17: Butte County has filed an emergency petition requesting that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) immediately order the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to establish a Public Safety … Continue reading

Flash Flood Warning Feb. 12, 2017

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Sacramento CA 435 PM PST SUN FEB 12 2017  The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for…  A Dam Failure in…  South central … Continue reading

Trump’s water policy vague but a concern

11.25.16, Chico Enterprise-Record: The upcoming Donald Trump presidency will reshape people’s lives in ways large, small or not at all, depending on each person’s circumstances. But we can think of nothing that can affect our entire region more than Trump’s … Continue reading

2016 AquAlliance Water Conference Set for Nov. 17-18

Water for Seven Generations: Will California Squander or Protect It? AquAlliance will host its second, two-day conference on Thursday & Friday, November 17-18, 2016 to provide valuable scientific, legal, historical, political, and visionary information regarding California’s water. It will be … Continue reading

Victory for the NorthState!

Faulty Delta Stewardship Council Plan and EIR Stopped 6.23.16: We won! The Delta Stewardship Council’s poorly-crafted Plan to reduce reliance on water exports from the Delta, provide a reliable supply of water, and protect and enhance water quality from the Delta failed … Continue reading