The Metropolitan Water District has been sued over the multi million-dollar purchase of five islands in the Sacramento River Delta. Two Northern California counties, two water districts and two environmental groups filed suit on Thursday. Brenna Norton with Food and Water Watch, one of plaintiffs, says: “This is really they effort to push through a […]
The Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California has engaged in a secret campaign to attack its critics in order to keep its water monopoly and to destroy Delta fish and farms, according to documents obtained by the San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) under the California Public Records Act. To read more, click here.
Plans by Southern California water agencies to reduce their demand for imported water were highlighted this week by the National Geographic Newswatch blog and the Los Angeles Times. National Geographic reported on the efforts of Santa Monica, Camarillo, Ventura County Waterworks District No. 1, Long Beach Water Department, and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to reduce their […]