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Recent News

September 12, 2014
Governor Signs Timber Harvest Plan (THP) Exemption

This week, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 2142 (Chesbro) into law. AB 2142 is an expansion of AB 744 from last session, authored by Assembly Members Dahle and Gordon.

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September 5, 2014
Groundwater Management Legislation Heads to Governor

In the last days of the 2014 Legislative Session, the Senate and Assembly approved a three bill package to advance the sustainable management of groundwater. 

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August 29, 2014
2013-14 Legislative Session Wraps Up

Midnight on August 31, 2014 marks the Constitutional deadline for the 2013-14 Legislative Session.  As of this writing, the Assembly and Senate are expected to act on approximately 100 remaining bills prior to adjournment.

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Current Issues

September 12, 2014
Water Rights Implementation and Enforcement Comments Solicited

The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) is seeking comments on actions that should be taken to most effectively implement and enforce the water rights priority system in future dry years. 

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September 11, 2014


RCRC Staff is continually monitoring the current drought situation, its impacts to Member counties, and economic assistance opportunities as they become available. Please refer to this section of the RCRC website for the latest news and information related to the 2014 California drought.

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September 5, 2014
EPA Weighs in Against Bay Delta Conservation Plan

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 9 Administrator Jared Blumenfeld is raising questions about potential environmental impacts of the proposed Bay Delta Conservation Plan water tunnels. 

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2014 Annual Meeting

September 24-26, 2014

The Resort at Squaw Creek – Olympic Valley, CA


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