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California flexes muscles in water tussle with farmers

posted on July 17, 2015 at 3:51 PM

California water regulators flexed their muscles on Thursday by ordering a group of farmers to stop pumping from a branch of the San Joaquin River amid an escalating battle over how much power the state has to protect waterways that are drying up... Full Story

California, Federal Officials Reveal Water Tunnel Plan

posted on July 27, 2012 at 1:55 PM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California and federal officials have announced plans for a massive twin tunnel system to carry water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to farmland and cities. Gov. Jerry Brown and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar... Full Story

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