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Topic: Westlands Water District
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Westlands Water District Wikipedia Information
Westlands Water District
is a water district in central California, formed in 1952.The Westlands Water District receives its water from the Central Valley Project, and provides water to farms in an area of approximately 600,000 acres (2,400 km²) in Fresno County and Kings County.Westlands has been the focal point for many controversial water issues in California because of its size--it is...
Westlands Water District Map
Judge rejects Westlands bid to stop releases for Klamath salmon
August 30, 2014
By Dan Bacher | August 30, 2014 | As members of the Hoopa Valley, Yurok, Karuk, Winnemem and other Tribes and their allies held a “Bring Our Water Home" Rally at...
Former Westlands Staffer Appointed to California Water Commission
August 23, 2013
By Dan Bacher | August 23, 2013 | The revolving door between corporate interests and California government continues with the announcement of the appointment of...
Tunnels critics blast Congressional move to suspend Endangered Species Act to favor Westlands, Kern mega-growers during drought
January 22, 2014
Jan. 22, 2014 - The move to push forward legislation by Congressman Devin Nunes, Congressman Kevin McCarthy, and Congressman David Valadao, with the support of...
Restore The Delta Slams Brown For Singing From ‘Mega-Growers Hymnal’
February 02, 2014
By Dan Bacher | February 2, 2014 | Restore the Delta (RTD), opponents of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) to build the peripheral tunnels, today blasted...
The Politics of Drought: California Water Interests Prime the Pump in Washington
April 10, 2014
April 10, 2014 - Last year, as California endured one of its driest years on record, the Westlands Water District made it rain 3,000 miles away -- on Capitol...
Dan Bacher: Governor Jerry Brown Captures Cold, Dead Fish Award for 2013
January 29, 2014
January 29, 2014 - The year 2013 was the driest year on record in California, with rivers such as the Capital City's American reduced to the lowest flows in...
Westlands Water District on twitter
This attempt at corporate welfare for the Westlands Water District, the Resnick family and the almond growers in...
Get ready for Westlands Water District to put the final nail in salmon coffin #cawater
Paper Water (Part 4 of 4) Westlands Water District
June 18, 2010
Westlands Water District speaks
June 03, 2013
Westlands BDCP Blues
November 25, 2010