Water & Drought

March 8, 2016 3:58 PM

Southern California water agency moves to buy Delta islands

Metropolitan says islands could facilitate Delta tunnels project

Deal is controversial among Delta farmers, landowners

Critics vow to enforce restrictions on islands’ usage

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Delta residents fear Metropolitan's island purchase is 'water grab' 1:49

Delta residents fear Metropolitan's island purchase is 'water grab'

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Rain garden flows with native flowers during California drought

Drought's over? Not in Southern California 1:59

Drought's over? Not in Southern California

April snow survey by Department of Water Resources shows state's water health 1:38

April snow survey by Department of Water Resources shows state's water health

Levee 'armoring' along the American River Parkway draws concerns 1:30

Levee 'armoring' along the American River Parkway draws concerns

Drone captures extent of flooding in the Yolo Bypass and Fremont weirs 3:08

Drone captures extent of flooding in the Yolo Bypass and Fremont weirs

South-state water district cites 'peaceful' intentions for Delta land purchase 1:02

South-state water district cites 'peaceful' intentions for Delta land purchase

American River water running higher, Discovery Park beach swallowed up 0:33

American River water running higher, Discovery Park beach swallowed up

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