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Facing “dire water shortages,” California bans Delta pumping

By Rachel Becker In summary Growers’ groups voiced strong opposition, questioning the water board’s power to stop senior rights holders from pumping the water. In an aggressive move to address “immediate and dire water shortages,” California’s water board today unanimously approved emergency regulations to temporarily stop thousands of farmers, landowners and others from diverting water […]