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News from Napa

Celebrating the Initiative Process “All political power is inherent in the people.  Government is instituted for their protection, security, and benefit, and they have the right to alter or reform it when the public good may require.” Article II, section 1,…

 

Tensions heighten over Shasta Dam

The Trump administration is “pretty clearly setting up an attempt to override state law to build this project,” said Doug Obegi, a water lawyer with the Natural Resources Defense Council, an environmental group. “It hits the holy trinity of destroying…

 

AB 2545, another bad water bill that needs to be stopped

OPPOSE AB 2545           Department of Fish and Wildlife: lake or streambed alteration agreements: definitions. Would redefine “river” and “stream” to exclude smaller streams (ie Class III streams) from DFW jurisdiction for LSA review and permitting. A recipe for increased impacts…

 

Bad bills in California

Bad bills in California legislature, from people who watch…full wording of proposed bill at bottom. From a contact in CDFW: A number of bills have been introduced in Sac that are extremely troubling for cannabis enforcement. DFW is pretty much…