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Will Gavin Newsom change the state’s water course? Fish and farmers will soon find out

Published: 
Fri, 01/04/2019 - 12:46pm

In the final weeks of Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration, his appointees on a state board ordered some powerful water districts to cut their historic river diversions to protect endangered salmon populations.

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San Francisco leaders hate Trump enough they voted to limit the city’s water rather than do this

Published: 
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:40pm

For months, San Francisco, a hotbed of anti-Donald Trump sentiment, has found itself in the awkward position of being aligned with his administration over California water policy.

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California water conservation dips as relaxed drought rules take effect

Published: 
Mon, 08/08/2016 (All day)

Water conservation in California dipped slightly during the first month that the state’s mandatory water-savings rules were significantly relaxed, regulators said Tuesday.