Cadiz, Biden and Californians’ Right to Water

The California Aqueduct, which moves water from northern California to the state’s drier south, as it runs through the western Mojave Desert on April 21. PHOTO: MARIO TAMA/GETTY IMAGES   I write to offer our vociferous support of your position in “Biden’s California Water Embargo” (Review & Outlook, Dec. 17), crying foul about federal efforts to […]

NEWS FLASH: Parcel Tax to Fund Stormwater Capture Projects Elicits Mixed Responses

Parcel Tax to Fund Stormwater Capture Projects Elicits Mixed Responses September 10, 2018 Anne Artley, Staff Writer Long Beach Business Journal While environmental organizations express strong support for the Safe, Clean Water Program (Measure W), a proposed parcel tax to fund projects to increase stormwater capture, organizations representing businesses and property owners oppose the initiative […]

Tracy Hernandez: The myths used to needlessly delay the Cadiz water project, debunked

California is world-renowned for its protection of natural resources, and its environmental laws are America’s strongest — far more stringent than their federal equivalents. In fact, the rigor of California’s environmental process has caused many high-profile projects to seek legislative exemptions from state review. So when a critical infrastructure project makes it through California’s environmental […]