Stage Set for Uncivil War Over Water in California

Courthouse News

In the latest chapter of California’s ceaseless war to manage shrinking water sources, regulators are considering drastic changes ... “The board should set strong requirements on flow levels and temperature based on the best available science,” said Ben Eichenberg, staff attorney for San Francisco Baykeeper. “And the science definitively shows that the proposed 40 percent flow levels are not enough to protect fish and wildlife in San Francisco Bay.”