water rights

Stay aware of HR 1837

The print was hardly dry on my letter about Tom McClintock’s water giveaway and the insult to salmon restoration in HR 1837 when one of his minions came to his defense (see Jon H ...

McClintock vows to protect Norcal water rights in wake of bill threat

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock is taking a tough stance on area-of-origin water rights protection in the wake of concerns over a newly introduced bill intended to guarantee water for Cen ...

State cancels Auburn dam water rights

SACRAMENTO – The State Water Resources Control Board revoked U.S. Bureau of Reclamation water rights permits Tuesday for the long-delayed Auburn dam project. In a 5-0 vote, the ...

Doolittle opposes Auburn dam water rights revocation

Reacting to a proposed move by the state Water Resources Control Board to revoke U.S. Bureau of Reclamation water rights on the American River connected to the long-stalled Auburn ...