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Let Science Speak

By Aubrey Bettencourt | Fox & Hounds No matter the crisis, the State Water Resource Control Board (SWRCB), Governor Brown and the Democratic super-majority-controlled Legislature — despite their best efforts — are no match for [...]

Ocean vs. Conserved Water

No one questions the need for Californians to avoid wasting water and conserving our precious water resources. Water we need for our people, cities, environment, wildlife, fish and food producers is wasted primarily because [...]

California Water Alliance Issues Statement on Central Valley Project Water Allocation Increase

(California) — California Water Alliance (CalWA) executive director Aubrey Bettencourt today issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation’s update to its 2017 water-supply allocation for all Central Valley Project contractors South-of-the-Delta to [...]

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Short-Changes California Again

Aubrey Bettencourt, Executive Director of the California Water Alliance (CalWA) announced today her organization’s disappointment following announcement of initial water allocations for farms in the Central Valley: “After a two-month delay and with a snowpack [...]