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The Myth of Water Wasted to the Sea

By Lori Pottinger

May 17, 2017 ... A common lament is that water is wasted when it flows out to the sea rather than put to use irrigating crops or supplying water to cities.

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Understanding the New Federal Water Law

By Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Caitrin Chappelle

Jan 17, 2017 ... ... and cities with protection of endangered fish species in the Delta—including the Delta smelt and most species of salmon and steelhead.

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California’s Fish Emergency

By Lori Pottinger

Oct 10, 2016 ... Delta smelt are on the verge of extinction. We currently know of 122 species of native fish in California, and 90 of them are in trouble in ...

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Water Marketing That Helps Nature

By Ellen Hanak, Jelena Jezdimirovic

Sep 13, 2016 ... ... Delta flows for endangered smelt and salmon—is set to expire later this year, and no funds have been identified to continue the program.

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Troubled Waters for California Farmers

By Lori Pottinger

May 17, 2016 ... The fish aren't recovering, and there's inadequate attention to other stressors that impact both salmon and smelt.

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A Pragmatic Reason to Protect Freshwater Fish

By Ellen Hanak, Jeffrey Mount, Peter Moyle

Dec 15, 2015 ... Three—delta smelt, winter-run Chinook, and spring-run Chinook—are a dominant constraint on the Brown administration's proposal for new water ...