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Category "California Water Law & Policy"

Facing Sea Level Rise, California Coastal Commission Tests Powers for “Managed Retreat” of Homes along the Coastline

Facing Sea Level Rise, California Coastal Commission Tests Powers for “Managed Retreat” of Homes along the Coastline

  The California Coastal Commission (Commission) is charged with protecting the state’s beaches from the effects [...]

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Revives Plan to Raise California’s Shasta Dam

Since the 1980s, Shasta Dam has been a focal point in debates for increasing the [...]

California Legislators Reject Water Tax but Approve Funding for Safe and Affordable Drinking Water

California lawmakers recently approved and presented to Governor Gavin Newsom a $214.8 billion California budget [...]

Seven Colorado River Basin States Agree to new Action Plan to Protect Vital River Water

In May 2019, state and federal stakeholders in the Colorado River’s water supply reached an [...]