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    2012-05-18

    Recent Headlines

    Home & garden news, upcoming events around Sonoma
    Press Democrat
    May 18, 2012

    We're in Good Shape Water-Wise Despite Dry Winter
    Novato Patch
    May 17, 2012

    Prevent Spread of Invasive Mussels
    Sonoma County Gazette
    May 16, 2012

    Officials Ask Boaters to Help Prevent Spread of Invasive Mussels
    Patch.com
    May 15, 2012

    SMART plans Sonoma County airport station
    KSRO
    April 20, 2012

    Humboldt joining regional approach to manage invasive mussels
    Times-Standard
    May 5, 2012

    Minimum Russian River flow levels lowered
    Ukiah Daily Journal
    May 5, 2012

     

     

     

    2012-01-27

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up: January 27, 2012

    Recycling wastewater
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    From turf to drought-tolerant plants
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    Valley water conservation awards
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    Wet, windy weather packs a wallop
    Marinscope

    Trees, power lines down due to rain
    Press Democrat

    Wastewater overflow from Penngrove manhole
    Petaluma Patch

    Rain finally on the way
    Sonoma Index Tribune

     

    2012-01-13

    Headlines for January 13, 2012

    Lack of rain impacts Russian River coho
    The Press Democrat

    No rain, no snow and no drought fears
    The Press Democrat

     

     

     

     

    2011-12-16

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    New Sonoma Valley Medicine Drop-Off Locations
    Sonoma County Water Agency press release

    Russian River coho salmon making comeback
    Press Democrat

    No drought fears yet
    Press Democrat

     

    2011-12-09

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    Santa Rosa water-sewer rates continue upward march: 116 percent in 10 years
    Press Democrat

    Council OKs water, sewer rate hikes
    Argus Courier

    New Medicine Drop-Off Location at Sonoma County Water Agency
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-12-02

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    Water Agency offices will be closed December 23, 2011 until January 2, 2012 and will reopen Tuesday, January 3, 2012
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    ZONE 2A ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING:  Learn About Potential Multi-Benefit Flood Control Projects in the Petaluma Area

    New Volume-Based Rate Structure Proposed for Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Preparing for winter rains
    Argus-Courier

    Coho Salmon Numbers on the Rise in Sonoma
    Fishupdate.com

    2011-12-01

    Headlines for December 1, 2011

    Coho Salmon Numbers on the Rise in Sonoma
    California Sea Grant - website

    2011-11-23

    Headlines for November 23, 2011

    Dry Creek fish habitat restoration plan approved
    Press Democrat

    2011-11-23

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Michael L. Connor Tours New 37 Million Gallon Sonoma Valley Recycled Water Reservoir
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Water Agency Board Approves Dry Creek Habitat Demonstration Project
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Sewer Rates to Drop, Slightly, For Most
    Sonoma Patch

    Changes in sewer bills on the way
    Sonoma Index Tribune

     

    2011-11-02

    Headlines for November 2, 2011

    Editorial: Hopeful news on Russian River salmon
    Press Democrat

    2011-10-28

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    Chinook salmon returning to Russian River in near-record numbers
    Press Democrat

    Water Agency stream maintenance update at City of Rohnert Park
    Patch.com

    Water agency eyes flood, recharge plans
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    City water, sewer rates going up
    Petaluma Argus Courier

     

    2011-10-21

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Grant Received for Russian River Estuary Study
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Sonoma County pushes forward with power agency studies
    Press Democrat

    GUEST OPINION: Myths about Russian River sandbar plan
    Press Democrat

    Coho release highlights 10-year Willow Creek restoration
    Press Democrat

    2011-10-14

    Weekly Water Agency Wrap-Up

    Lake Mendocino Water Releases Increased to Secure Flood Control Capacity
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Sonoma Meeting on Stormwater Management-Groundwater Recharge Scoping Study
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    New state law allows Sonoma County Water Agency to deliver power
    Press Democrat

    TEEN FACE: Formerly homeless teen defines success: Working
    Press Democrat

    2011-10-03

    Headlines for October 3, 2011

    Rain hits northern Sonoma County
    Press Democrat

    Lawsuit challenges EIR on Russian River sandbar breach
    Press Democrat

    Winery wastewater becomes fruit of their labor
    San Francisco Chronicle

    2011-09-29

    Headlines for September 29, 2011

    Petaluma Meeting on Multi-Benefit Flood Control Projects
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Over 1,100 Pounds of Unwanted Medicine Collected During Round Up Week
    Sonoma County Water Agency - Safe Medicine Disposal Program

    Salmon spawning runs under way on the Russian River
    Press Democrat

    Fish habitat project begins in Dry Creek watershed
    Press Democrat

    2011-09-22

    Headlines for September 22, 2011

    New Stormwater Management-Groundwater Recharge studies web page
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    250 Pounds of Unwanted Medicine Collected - Round Up Week Concludes September 23
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Creek Maintenance Parallels Highway 101
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Brenda and the surfers
    Sonoma West

    Fitch Affirms Sonoma County Water Agency, CA's Water Rev Bonds at 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
    Fitch Ratings

     

    2011-09-21

    Headlines for September 21, 2011

    Water Agency clears sediment, vegetation from Petaluma creeks
    Petaluma Argus Courier

    2011-09-12

    Headlines for September 12, 2011

    Help needed: Russian River cleanup Sept. 24
    Press Democrat

    2011-09-01

    Headlines for September 1, 2011

    Public Encouraged to Drop Off Unwanted Medicine September 19 to September 23
    Sonoma County Water Agency Press Release

    2011-08-26

    Headlines for August 26, 2011

    Valley gets funding for water reuse
    Sonoma Index Tribune

     

    2011-08-24

    Headlines for August 24, 2011

    State Approves Funding for North Coast and Bay Area Projects
    Sonoma County Water Agency Press Release

    2011-08-22

    Headlines for August 22, 2011

    Clear Lake crackdown on mussel inspections
    Press Democrat

    Russian River estuary final EIR certified
    Sonoma West

    Windsor looks at options to ensure town has enough water
    Press Democrat

    Public can see Russian River water system
    Sonoma West

    $500,000 grant will expand Sonoma Valley wastewater reuse
    Press Democrat

    Construction Begins on Recycled Water Reservoir
    Patch.com

    North Bay recycled water projects to get $2 million more
    North Bay Business Journal

    2011-08-16

    Headlines for August 16, 2011

    Water agency builds new reservoir
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    Ocean wave power projects seek solid footing on West Coast
    San Diego Union Tribune

    2011-08-15

    Headlines for August 15, 2011

    Cool weather, weak economy boost water savings
    Press Democrat

    Agency puts $165,000 into water promotion
    Press Democrat

    Sonoma Valley expanding recycled water system
    Press Democrat

    Big boost for Laguna de Santa Rosa
    Press Democrat

    2011-08-09

    Headlines for August 9, 2011

    Ecology program puts teens to work
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    2011-08-04

    Headlines for August 4, 2011

    River estuary report set for final approval
    Sonoma West

    2011-07-29

    Headlines for July 29, 2011

    Report assesses impacts of Russian River lagoon at Jenner
    Press Democrat

    Opportunities Fair helps students fine tune their skills
    Press Democrat

    Fuel cells become new energy option
    Press Democrat

     

    2011-06-28

    Headlines for June 28, 2011

    Boating alert: Beware mussel invasion
    Press Democrat

    PD Editorial: Healthy signs of a growing salmon fishery
    Press Democrat

    2011-06-22

    Headlines for June 22, 2011

    Innovative Biomass Project Receives Approval to Move Ahead
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Sonoma County commits to green, but costly, energy source
    Press Democrat

    Sonoma County approves $48 million ‘farms to fuel’ project
    North Bay Business Journal

    Power of Chicken Poop Coming to Sonoma
    NBC Bay Area

    'Phenomenal' start to Russian River salmon restoration project
    Press Democrat

    2011-06-21

    Headlines for June 21, 2011

    OK likely for chicken-waste power plant near airport
    Press Democrat

    Groups sue Army Corps of Engineers over levee tree-removal policy
    Sacramento Bee

    Sources: Woolsey to announce retirement
    Press Democrat

    2011-06-20

    Headlines for June 20, 2011

    2011 Stream Maintenance Program Balances Habitat Enhancement, Flood Control Conveyance
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    River fish screen and ladder to be replaced
    Press Democrat

    Lake Sonoma a multipurpose reservoir
    Press Democrat

    Lake Mendocino finally levels out
    Press Democrat

    With rain, ample water for fish, folks
    Press Democrat

    Federal, state, local agencies join to clean up river
    Press Democrat

    GUEST OPINION: Arguments against wind, solar power don't add up
    Press Democrat

    Eel River has long been center of epic environmental battles
    Press Democrat

    A wild and scenic journey
    Press Democrat

    2011-06-16

    Headlines for June 16, 2011

    Pipeline project to improve sewer, boost recycled water
    Sonoma Valley Sun

    2011-06-15

    Headlines for June 15, 2011

    Sewer line replacement begins
    Press Democrat

    2011-06-14

    Headlines for June 14, 2011

    Sewer Main, Recycled Water Pipeline Projects in Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-06-10

    Headlines for June 10, 2011

    Department of Fish and Game Awards $250,000 Grant for Mirabel Fish Ladder Replacement Project
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-06-08

    Headlines for June 8, 2011

    State Water Board Orders Lower Summertime Flows in Russian River
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-06-06

    Headlines for June 6, 2011

    Greening Sonoma County's footprint
    Petaluma Patch

     

    2011-05-25

    Headlines for May 25, 2011

    VIDEO: Rancho Cotate High School students win top water awareness awards
    Press Democrat

     

    2011-05-23

    Headlines for May 23, 2011

    County's water management plan before supervisors Tuesday
    Press Democrat

    Public Encouraged to Attend Hearing on 2010 Urban Water Management Plan
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-05-06

    Headlines for Friday, May 6, 2011

    Russian River Rubber Dam to be inflated
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Rubber dam goes in Monday near Forestville
    Press Democrat

    Safe Medicine Disposal Program Rounds Up 600 Pounds of Unwanted Medication
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-05-04

    Headlines for May 4, 2011

    Sonoma County makes move to monitor ground water
    Press Democrat

     

    2011-04-25

    Headlines for April 25, 2011

    Another step forward for fish ladder
    Press Democrat

    Fifth rate increase in 5 years for MMWD?
    Pacificsun.com

    2011-04-20

    Headlines for April 20, 2011

    Sonoma County raises wholesale water rates 5 percent
    Press Democrat

    Russian River sewer plant to get $4 million upgrade
    Press Democrat

    GUEST OPINION: Time to speak out about new plan to manage ground water
    Press Democrat

    Occidental Composting Toilet Demonstration Program Launched
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-04-11

    Headlines for April 11, 2011

    Russian River, Occidental Sanitation Districts Launch Direct Installation Program
    Sonoma County Water Agency Press Release

     

     

    2011-04-04

    Headlines for April 4, 2011

    Manure-fueled power plant proposed
    Press Democrat

    Water districts vote to join forces
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    First Marin, now Sonoma moves on energy program
    North Bay Business Journal

    2011-03-23

    Headlines for March 23, 2011

    Board Approves Energy Policy and Community Choice Aggregation Program Feasibility Study
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Sonoma County may launch public power agency
    Press Democrat

    Sonoma County to study community renewable-energy program
    North Bay Business Journal

    Russian River County Sanitation District Overflow
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2011-03-22

    Headlines for March 22, 2011

    Update: Storm related wastewater overflows, damage
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Rain leads to wastewater spills
    Press Democrat

    Storm pounds Valley
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    Old Pipes, Storms Cause Wastewater Overflow Throughout Valley
    Patch.com

    More rain on the way but Russian River not expected to flood
    Press Democrat

     

    2011-03-21

    Headlines for March 21, 2011

    Storm related wastewater overflow
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Water Agency hosts water facility tours
    Sonoma West

     

     

    2011-03-08

    Headlines for March 8, 2011

    Stream Maintenance Program Manual Receives "Outstanding Environmental Resource Document" Award
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    5 percent increase in water rate approved
    Press Democrat

    Wet weather good for summer water supply in Sonoma County
    Press Democrat

    Water rates going up
    Petaluma Argus Courier

     

    2011-02-18

    Headlines for February 18, 2011

    Proposed MMWD Rate Increase Raises Blood Pressure
    Patch.com

     

    2011-02-16

    Headlines for February 16, 2011

    Grant Davis appointed Sonoma County Water Agency general manager
    Sonoma County Water Agency Press Release

    Davis named to head Water Agency
    Press Democrat

    Water rates may rise in Cotati
    The Community Voice

    Marin Municipal Water District poised to raise rates again
    Marin IJ

    Rohnert Park builds its case to raise sewer rates 50 percent
    Press Democrat

    House G.O.P. Pushes $61 Billion in Cutbacks
    New York Times

    Brown orders hiring freeze -- with exceptions
    Sacramento Bee

    2011-02-14

    Headlines for February 14, 2011

    Marin water district selects new president
    Marin IJ

    County's Steady Water Increases Spured by Conservation
    Sonoma Patch

    Obama spending plan criticized for avoiding deficit commission's major proposals
    Washington Post

    2011-02-08

    Headlines for February 8, 2011

    Cost of water on the rise in Sonoma County
    Press Democrat

    Critics: Larkfield facing 'outrageous' water rate hike
    Press Democrat

    Veronica Ferguson: One year later
    Press Democrat

    Key element of Russian River frost plan withdrawn
    Press Democrat

    Enterprise zones haven't created jobs in state, study says
    Los Angeles Times

    Defenders of tax-benefit zones in San Bernardino, elsewhere tout program
    Press-Enterprise

    2011-02-04

    Headlines for February 4, 2011

    New YouTube video on how wholesale water rates are set
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Volunteers begin river cleanup of Korbel dump debris
    Press Democrat

    Calif. cap-trade plan dealt blow by S.F. judge
    San Francisco Chronicle

    'So far, so good' for salt pond restoration effort
    San Jose Mercury News

    $32 Billion in Budget Cuts Proposed
    New York Times

    2011-02-01

    Headlines for February 1, 2011

    Larkfield water rates increase
    Windsor Times

    Budget Proposals Call For Elimination of Bureau of Reclamation, $500 Billion Cuts Proposed
    ACWA

    Brown urges lawmakers to allow special election
    AP

     

    2011-01-31

    Headlines for January 31, 2011

    Korbel pledges river cleanup
    Press Democrat

    Sonoma County frost ordinance fee hearing postponed
    North Bay Business Journal

    Officials Rule Out Eco-Terrorism In Kentfield Sewage Spill
    KTVU

    Water-yielding work starts on Mt. Tam reservoirs
    Marin IJ

    Gov. Jerry Brown is facing tricky environmental and energy issues in California
    Los Angeles Times

    Brown's Countdown, Day 22: State of the State gives governor a big audience
    Sacramento Bee

     

    2011-01-19

    Headlines for January 19, 2011

    New YouTube video on Russian River water supply system
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Green jobs showed strong growth in California in 2008, data show
    Los Angeles Times

    2011-01-14

    Headlines for January 14, 2011

    Water Agency Receives Global Standardization Certifications
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Orchard named mayor of Cotati
    Press Democrat

    Evans gets to chair Senate Judiciary Committee
    Press Democrat

    Wine industry veteran appointed state ag secretary
    Press Democrat

    The 'Big One' might be a flood
    Sacramento Bee

    2011-01-13

    Headlines for January 13, 2011

    Reservoirs full but SCWA cautions conservation
    Sonoma West/ Windsor Times/ Healdsburg Tribune

    2011-01-12

    Headlines for January 12, 2011

    Marin Energy Authority repays county and investors thanks to new bank loan
    Marin IJ

    Brown budget plan would shift services to locals
    Associated Press

    Scripps takes lead in $25 million climate research project
    San Diego Union Tribune

    2011-01-11

    Headlines for Janauary 11, 2011

    Groundwater workshop set
    Press Democrat

    Report: California a "Conservation Hotspot"
    KQED

    A breakdown of Jerry Brown's budget
    Los Angeles Times

    5 ways the budget could affect you
    Sacramento Bee

    California will postpone bond sales to save money
    Los Angeles Times

    Report targets waste, inefficiency in agricultural water use
    Los Angeles Times

    2011-01-07

    Headlines for January 7, 2011

    Kelley not seeking water agency’s top job
    Press Democrat

    Too much fluoride in water, government says
    MSNBC

    Senate leader reshuffles committee chairs
    Los Angeles Times

    Boxer promises GOP a fight on climate change
    San Jose Mercury News

    In Daley, Obama gets change, not continuity
    Washington Post

    2011-01-05

    Headlines for January 5, 2011

    Reservoirs full, spirits high
    Press Democrat

    State plan gives some services to cities, counties
    San Francisco Chronicle

    State wants to limit 'Erin Brockovich chemical' in drinking water
    California Watch

    Republicans Lower Goal for Cuts to Budget
    New York Times

    In House, new Republican majority plans to act fast to undo Obama's agenda
    The Washington Post

    California's clout shifts with new Congress
    The Sacramento Bee

    'Tea party' freshmen embrace status quo
    Los Angeles Times

    2011-01-04

    Headlines for January 4, 2011

    More volunteers needed at Sonoma Coast
    Press Democrat

    Brown sees hard times
    Press Democrat

    Hands off our redevelopment funds, Sonoma County officials say
    Press Democrat

    House Dems slam 'enormous loopholes' in GOP rules proposal
    The Hill

    California first state to adopt new national efficiency standard for light bulbs
    Sacramento Bee

     

    2011-01-03

    Headlines for January 3, 2011

    Rains buoy Marin reservoirs, restrictions unlikely
    Marin IJ

    PD Editorial: Positive fish counts
    Press Democrat

    Brown to propose broad list of budget cuts
    Sacramento Bee

    Brown will name Laird as Secretary of Natural Resources, insiders say
    The Herald

    As cadmium limit looms, safety debate emerges
    California Watch

    California's new eco-laws: curbs on toxics, tax breaks for green business
    Los Angeles Times

     

    2010-12-29

    Headlines for December 29, 2010

    Heavy Rainfall Causes Minor Wastewater Overflows in Southern Sonoma County
    Sonoma County Water Agency Press Release

    Heavy rains cause sewage overflow problems
    Press Democrat

    Storm cleanup continues; 1 dead
    Press Democrat

    Snow survey at twice average for date
    AP

    Chinook salmon return in record numbers to Eel River
    Press Democrat

    Chinook salmon rebound in Central Valley but aren't off the hook yet
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-12-17

    Headlines for December 17, 2010

    Read the December issue of Sonoma County Water Agency ENews

    Estuary Management Plan environmental review released
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Estuary study available to public
    Press Democrat 

    Mandatory Time Off: December 23, 2010 - January 3, 2011
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Series of storms set to begin Friday
    Press Democrat

    California Air Resources Board OKs cap-and-trade rules
    Sacramento Bee

    Contenders already lining up for Woolsey's job
    Press Democrat

    Senate Dem leader drops nearly $1.3 trillion spending bill
    AP

    2010-11-12

    Headlines for November 12, 2010

    Workshops Scheduled on Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Planning
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    California governor calls special budget session
    Associated Press

    ERRC considers releasing more water into Eel, increasing storage in Lake Mendo
    Redwood Times

    2010-11-08

    Headlines for November 8, 2010

    New approach to saving coho salmon
    Press Democrat

     

    2010-11-03

    Headlines for November 3, 2010

    Sonoma County election roundup
    Press Democrat

    Statewide election results
    Sacramento Bee

    Proposition results
    Sacramento Bee

    Petaluma voters reject sewer rate rollback
    Press Democrat

    Climate law suspension defeated
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Measure S leads Measure T as voters weigh in on desalination
    Marin IJ

    Restive Voters Divide Power in Congress as G.O.P. Surges to Control of House
    New York Times

    2010-11-02

    Headlines for November 2, 2010

    New signs identify Santa Rosa's creeks
    Press Democrat

    Study estimates impact of proposed frost rules to top $2B
    North Bay Business Journal

    2010-10-27

    Headlines for October 27, 2010

    Santa Rosa Aqueduct gets major check-up, receives $1.3 million FEMA grant
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Final fix for water line
    Press Democrat

    The corrosion of America
    New York Times

    Russian River gravel mining approved
    Press Democrat

    2010-10-15

    Headlines for October 15, 2010

    Opinion: Going deep in the Gulf
    Press Democrat

    The Rising Cost of Settling the American Desert
    Water of Blue

     

    2010-10-13

    Headlines for October 13, 2010

    Water up in the air; conflict swirls over how feds use extra Eel River water
    Times Standard

    Dire budget projections could mean 200-300 more layoffs in Sonoma County
    Press Democrat

    2010-10-12

    Headlines for October 12, 2010

    Officials refuse to clear levees of foliage
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Clear-cut danger for East Bay levees
    Contra Costa Times

    Sonoma County Water Agency ENews
    October Issue

    2010-10-06

    Headlines for October 6, 2010

    Corps to increase water flow into Russian River Friday
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Sonoma council candidates agree: Water is No.1 issue
    Press Democrat

    Global warming: a rise in river flows raises alarm
    LA Times

    Cities key source of toxics in bay, study finds
    San Francisco Chronicle

    2010-10-05

    Headlines for October 5, 2010

    Sonoma County Water Agency Releases "Fish Flow" Environmental Document
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Lake Mendocino water level to drop, Russian River to rise
    Press Democrat

     

     

    2010-10-01

    Headlines for October 1, 2010

    Big day for creek cleanup
    Press Democrat

    Project Focus: Mammoth Water District to collaborate with SPG Solar in building 1MW solar system
    PV-tech.org

    Water Use in Southwest Heads for a Day of Reckoning
    New York Times

    Sharp debate on Dutra health effects
    Press Democrat

    2010-09-28

    Headlines for September 29, 2010

    Salmon begin their run
    Press Democrat

    $35 million for Sonoma chicken-poop power plant
    Press Democrat

     

    2010-09-24

    Headlines for September 24, 2010

    Keeping trash from going with the flow
    Los Angeles Times

    In Era of Climate Change and Water Scarcity, ... Energy Demand Confronts Major Impediments
    Circle of Blue

    Bill seeks to add free water to school menus
    Los Angeles Times

    2010-09-21

    Headlines for September 21, 2010

    Water Agency Board Recognizes Pollution Prevention Week
    Sonoma County Water Agency

     

    2010-09-17

    Headlines for September 17, 2010

    PD Editorial: No on U
    Press Democrat

    Petaluma Creamery owes City Hall $604,000
    Press Democrat

    Petaluma rock quarry takes another step forward
    Press Democrat

    Novato Sanitary District fined for sewage spills
    Marin Independent Journal

    2010-09-13

    Headlines for September 13, 2010

    Corps: Dam doing 'pretty well'
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Dan Walters: Chaos kills renewable-power measure
    Sacramento Bee

     

    2010-09-08

    Headlines for September 8, 2010

    Stream Maintenance Work to Commence in Santa Rosa Creek, Prince Memorial Greenway
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    ACWA Bill Goes to Governor; Water Rights Measure Dies on Assembly Floor
    Association of California Water Agencies

    2010-09-07

    Headlines for September 7, 2010

    Crews clean up Petaluma River oil spill
    Press Democrat

     

    2010-09-03

    Headlines for August 30, 2010

    Controlled burn at Warm Springs Dam today at 6 p.m.
    Press Democrat

    Where do we get water?
    Press Democrat

    Cow Power Not Cutting It
    Press Democrat

    2010-09-03

    Headlines for September 3, 2010

    Chicken waste as fuel source gets initial OK
    Press Democrat

    Bell assessed illegal sewer fees
    Los Angeles Times

    Value of California's properties falls 1.8% to $4.4 trillion
    Los Angeles Times

    Higher fees for sewer connections
    Napa Valley Register

    2010-09-01

    Headlines for September 1, 2010

    NBC Bay Area "Water Matters" program features Russian River Biological Opinion
    Sonoma County Water Agency (YouTube link)

    MMWD eyes layoffs, pay cuts, furloughs to balance budget
    Marin IJ

    Legislative session ends with shouting, finger-pointing
    Los Angeles Times

    L.A. mayor, Latino activists take on oil companies over Proposition 23
    Los Angeles Times

    California legislators OK pay reforms inspired by Bell scandal
    Los Angeles Times

    California budget vote produces no results
    Sacramento Bee

    Poultry waste to power California egg farm
    Los Angeles Times

     

     

    2010-08-31

    Headlines for August 31, 2010

    Sewer agencies target private pipes in PR campaign
    Marin Independent Journal

    Slow it. Spread it. Sink it!:  A Homeowner's and Landowner's Guide to Beneficial Stormwater Management
    Southern Sonoma County Resource Conservation District

    Court hearing to determine legality of Redwood Landfill's expansion delayed
    Marin Independent Journal

    Legislators raise more than $380k in days before session closes
    California Watch

     

     

    2010-08-27

    Headlines for August 27, 2010

    A shift in sources
    Press Democrat

    Water management shake-up urged by Little Hoover panel
    Sacramento Bee

    Ship sewage restricted to 3 miles off coast
    SF Gate

    Napa-Sonoma marsh restoration's last phase begins
    SF Gate

    Supervisors call for Ross Valley sewer scrutiny
    Marin Independent Journal

    Oil aboard sunken WWII tanker may pose threat
    SF Gate

    WECalc: Your Home Water-Energy-Climate Calculator
    The Pacific Institute

    2010-08-23

    Headlines for August 23, 2010

    Landowners a big help in Coho salmon survival struggle
    The Healdsburg Tribune

    Bay-Friendly Conference
    Water World

    2010-08-20

    Headlines for August 20, 2010

    Channeling Hope: Applying Interpretation to a Stream Restoration Project
    Legacy Magazine

    Sonoma County energy program suffers steep decline in participation
    Press Democrat

    Napa Chamber protests higher sewer hookup fees
    Napa Valley Register

    2010-08-18

    Headlines for August 18, 2010

    Petaluma sewer rate rollback debate takes shape
    Press Democrat

    Sonoma County property tax rolls drop for second year
    Press Democrat

    Peter Gleick: Massive Water Bond Delayed: Back to more Realistic Water Solutions
    Circle of Blue

    Winery dispute focuses on the future of Knights Valley
    Press Democrat

    Feds find Klamath reservoir muck nontoxic...
    Times-Standard

    2010-08-17

    Headlines for August 17, 2010

    The Overspray from Prop 23
    Climate Watch

    Sonoma County Water Agency ENews - August Issue

    State Department Releases Fifth Annual Water for the Poor Report
    U.S. Department of State

    More fish seem to be living in Napa River
    Napa Valley Register

    San Diego water use down 11 percent
    San Diego Union Tribune

    2010-08-16

    Headlines for August 16, 2010

    Gauging SmartMeters' success
    Press Democrat

    State wants water firm to justify rate hikes
    SF Gate

    Mystery salmon identified, small fry not native to Napa River
    Napa Valley Register

    Contractors have seen the best and the worst in a battered industry
    North Bay Business Journal

    Environmental programs reduce water bills
    SF Examiner

    Global warming measure could suspend other landmark environmental rules
    Mercury News

    Grants to fund statewide conservation projects
    Sacramento Bee

    Marin Voice: Conservation is working for Marin
    Marin Independent Journal

    Genetically modified salmon
    LA Times

    2010-08-13

    Headlines for August 13, 2010

    Can you drink the water? New EPA software acts as taste-tester
    SmartPlanet

    Chemical Engineer Purifies Water with Prickly Pear
    Science Live

    2010-08-11

    Headlines for August 11, 2010

    MMWD launches Twitter account
    Marin Independent Journal

    Recycling Land for Green Energy Ideas
    The New York Times

    Schwarzenegger signs bills to delay water bond
    Fresno Bee

    Supervisors vote to cancel JPA for Caspar waste transfer station
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    2010-08-10

    Headlines for August 10, 2010

    Democratic budget assumes reductions for all state workers
    Capitol Alert

    Legislature delays water bond to 2012 ballot
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Global warming mission could survive Prop. 23, experts say
    Los Angeles Times

    ARB staff moves forward with SB 375 goals
    HealthyCal.org

     

    2010-08-09

    Headlines for August 9, 2010

    $30 million Santa Rosa project nears completion
    Press Democrat

    Legislation takes shape to delay water bond to 2012 ballot
    SacBee.com

    2010-08-06

    Headlines for August 6, 2010

    California summer means bring a sweater
    Press Democrat

    Coastal fog is rotten for grape growers
    Press Democrat

    Computer model helps minimize water pollution
    VOA News

    2010-08-04

    Headlines for August 4, 2010

    Could new solar power technology rival oil?
    California Watch

    Dems propose a tax swap
    Sacramento Bee

    Candidates queue up to run for Marin Municipal Water board
    Marin IJ

    NOAA, fishing interests discuss troubled waters
    San Luis Obispo Tribune

    Water equals Life: Using, conserving a vital resource
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    2010-08-03

    Headlines for August 3, 2010

    Climate initiative biggest draw among ballot props
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Clean Energy Too Popular in Marin
    The Bay Citizen

    Public Goods Charge for Water Recommended in New Paper
    ACWA

    Previous money unspent as leaders urge new bond
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Warm water led to Lake Shasta fish kill
    The Redding Searchlight

    Species find sends quarry back for study
    North Bay Business Journal

    2010-08-02

    Headlines for August 2, 2010

    Eco-responsible bathroom water conservation
    SF Gate

    Water quality closures up at some area beaches
    SF Gate

    Water demand could exceed supply by 2050
    California Watch

    Comments from Water Agency Contractors on DRAFT Water Supply Strategies
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2010-07-29

    Headlines for July 29, 2010

    Sonoma County resists feds on home energy loans
    San Francisco Chronicle

    PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
    PPIC

    PPIC: Voters Oppose Offshore Oil & AB 32 Rollback
    Calbuzz

    The State Worker: Schwarzenegger's latest furloughs pick winners and losers
    Sacramento Bee

    Cash for Appliances Rebate Program Expands
    California Energy Commission - Press Release

    2010-07-28

    Headlines for July 28, 2010

    Jobs program teaches teens, life, work skills
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    Sonoma County sues feds over energy retrofit policy
    Press Democrat

    Prop. 23 backers file challenge over wording
    Sacramento Bee

    Feeling little heat, California leaders drag out budget battle
    Sacramento Bee

    California's clean energy future threatened by federal delays, state officials say
    Sacramento Bee

    California, New Mexico and 3 Canadian provinces outline regional cap-and-trade program
    Los Angeles Times

    El Dorado water agency approves consultant to check its rates
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-07-27

    Headlines for July 27, 2010

    DWR releases the Proposition 84/1E Final Guidelines
    Department of Water Resources

    Schwarzenegger threatens to leave office without signing budget
    Los Angeles Times

    Wind farm 'mega-project' underway in Mojave Desert
    Los Angeles Times

    Politics and water conservation
    Los Angeles Times

    2010-07-26

    Headlines for July 26, 2010

    Dueling desalination measures might end up on November ballot
    Marin Independent Journal

    La Nina could revive California drought
    Fresno Bee

    Governor: Freezing AB32 'would be devastating'
    San Francisco Chronicle

    AB32 to face 2 challenges on November ballot
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Climate law adds jobs to state payroll
    Sacramento Bee

    A Dam Gives Way in Iowa, and Residents Tally Losses
    New York Times

    Report: Wastewater-To-Tap Safer Than Other Water Sources
    San Diego News

    2010-07-23

    Headlines for July 23, 2010

    Council passes water, sewer hikes
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    State Board Announces New Executive Director
    Association of California Water Agencies

    MMWD faces more financial troubles as water demand stays low
    Marin Independent Journal

    2010-07-21

    Headlines for July 21, 2010

    Bureaucracies run amok - Editorial
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    Dan Walters: Local governments face tough times -- and worse
    Sacramento Bee

    Sewage-eating robot generates its own energy
    SF Gate

    New membrane makes fresh water from sea and sewage feasible
    Environmental Health News

    Parched California: Severe water shortages loom
    Central Valley Business Times

    2010-07-20

    Headlines for July 20, 2010

    State sues sanitation district
    Sonoma Index-Tribune

    Navy offers annual toxic site tour at Alameda Point
    The Island

    UC water archive to leave Berkeley campus, go to two campuses in south state
    Contra Costa Times

    Water bond proposal uncertain for November ballot
    The Reporter

    2010-07-19

    Headlines for July 19, 2010

    City Council to consider 50% water rate hike
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Napa Sanitation District asked to get moving on recycled water
    St. Helena Star

    Scientists to create the most detailed map of California coastline ever assembled
    San Jose Mercury News

    2010-07-16

    Headlines for July 16, 2010

    Sandbar breached, but was it natural?
    Press Democrat

    State fines Sonoma County agency for sewage spills
    Watch Sonoma County

    Telling science with cartoons
    LA Times

    The Story of Bottled Water
    The Story of Stuff Project

    Harnessing Microbes to Clean Water and Create Energy
    LiveScience.com

    2010-07-14

    Headlines for July 14, 2010

    Cracked pipe sends raw sewage into Sonoma Creek
    Washington Examiner

    Sonoma Creek sewage spill stopped after 3 hours
    Press Democrat

    Conditions improving after Sonoma Valley sewage spill
    Press Democrat

    Energy rebate program open for business--again
    Press Democrat

    Water Agency stops Sonoma Creek wastewater leak in 3 hours
    SCWA

    Repair work successful at Sonoma Creek wastewater leak site
    SCWA

    2010-07-12

    Headlines for July 12, 2010

    Hiring a teen can aid local economy
    North Bay Business Journal

    The River Lady' calls it quits
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Local voters again show they want their say
    AllBusiness.com

    Scientists roll out mats to kill Lake Tahoe clams
    Press Democrat

    2010-07-09

    Headlines for July 9, 2010

    Reshaping the mouth of the Russian River
    Press Democrat

    Mercury found in fish from S.F. water supply
    SFGate

    2010-07-08

    Headlines for July 8, 2010

    Feds force halt to Sonoma County energy loan program
    Press Democrat

    SMUD signs pact for solar energy
    SacBee

    Placer County halts solar loan program
    SacBee

    2010-07-06

    Headlines for July 6, 2010

    Public Asked to Not Eat California Salmon
    Press Democrat

    Windsor to hook up to wastewater pipeline
    Press Democrat

    Oakmont golf courses may lose key water source
    Press Democrat

    2010-07-02

    Headlines for July 02, 2010

    Public floats ideas for new water supplies
    The Press-Enterprise

    Can Memorial Beach be saved?
    Press Democrat

    Broward County turns to PACE for green job growth potential
    South Florida Business Journal

    2010-06-30

    Headlines for June 30, 2010

    B.R. Cohn Winery feted for sustainability
    Sonoma News

    Clear Lake vs. pondweed
    Press Democrat

    IBM Aims to Help Alleviate Water Shortages in Northern California’s Wine Country
    TTKN News

    Wine Buzz: New head of California's Wine Institute has a barrelful of challenges
    SacBee

    2010-06-28

    Headlines for June 28, 2010

    Judge blocks small Knights Valley winery
    Press Democrat

    Lawsuit challenges California groundwater pumping
    Fresno Bee

    2010-06-24

    Headlines for June 24, 2010

    Fairgoers enjoy opening day discount at Sonoma-Marin Fair
    Press Democrat

    Final unofficial tally on Measure F in Novato: Yes wins by 185 votes, Veolia contract approved
    Marin Independent Journal

    3.3 quake shakes The Geysers
    Press Democrat

    MMWD-Desal and service charges "under the table"?
    Pacific Sun

    2010-06-23

    Headlines for June 23, 2010

    Rotten milk dumped in Santa Rosa storm drain
    Press Democrat

    Local fund protection measure qualifies for November ballot
    SacBee.com

    Utilities' 'renewable' power shows sharp uptick
    SacBee.com

    Yes on F takes late lead in Novato Sanitary election
    Marin Independent Journal

    DFG working through fish plant reports
    Redding.com

    2010-06-21

    Headlines for June 21, 2010

    Fannie Mae trips up energy loans
    North Bay Business Journal

    Here comes solar
    Press Democrat

    Deep-sea research aims to find coral off Marin coast
    Marin Independent Journal

    Low-flows this summer may not be quite so low
    Sonoma West

    Wine bottle washer plans August startup
    North Bay Business Journal

    2010-06-18

    Headlines for June 18, 2010

    Marin Voice: A better way to fix sewer pipes
    Marin Independent Journal

    EPA Approves Alternative Testing Methods for Measuring Contaminants in Drinking Water
    Association of California Water Agencies

    2010-06-14

    Headlines for June 14, 2010

    Cotati woman, Santa Rosa man help rescue oily birds
    Press Democrat

    Time to get real about water
    SF Gate

    Money to fight grapevine moth
    Press Democrat

    Water regulators order big cuts in commercial irrigation
    North Bay Business Journal

    2010-06-11

    Headlines for June 11, 2010

    Russian River Rubber Dam to be Inflated June 14
    SCWA

    Sausalito businessman organizes Gulf of Mexico benefit
    Marin Independent Journal

    Supes approve Graton winery project
    Watch Sonoma County

    2010-06-09

    Headlines for June 9, 2010

    Public Tour of Sonoma Valley Sanitation District
    SCWA

    Russian River Exploration
    KQED

    California Supreme Court upholds Ross Valley flood fee
    Marin Independent Journal

    Opponents shoot down Novato Sanitary contract with Veolia
    Marin Independent Journal

    Global water distribution set to cause serious problems by mid-century
    Environmental Research Web

    2010-06-07

    Headlines for June 7, 2010

    Penngrove rancher John King sees county water supply issue as key factor in contest
    Community Voice

    Desalination opponents deliver signatures for ballot
    Marin Independent Journal

    State water officials push for long-term conservation habits
    Oroville Mercury-Register

    2010-06-04

    Headlines for June 4, 2010

    Marin County desalination plan may face vote
    SFGate

    Rohnert Park Farmers Market debuts tomorrow evening
    Press Democrat

    Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta named one of nation's most endangered river systems
    SacBee

    2010-06-02

    Headlines for June 2, 2010

    Series of informational hearings coming up for low-flow
    Sonoma West

    Stanford has big Habitat Conservation Plan
    SFGate

    Clock is ticking on Central Valley flood-control plan
    SacBee

    2010-05-28

    Headlines for May 28, 2010

    Water, Water, Everywhere
    Marin Magazine

    Bay Area beaches grade well for safe swimming
    SF Gate

    Rain gives way to warm, sunny holiday weekend
    SacBee

    Frost control regulations still pending
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    2010-05-26

    Headlines for May 26, 2010

    Salmon protections eased at request of water agencies
    Mercury News

    New Groundwater Mixing Idea Proposed; Study To Be Conducted
    Press Democrat

    Russian River Summer Flows Modified by Requirements of Biological Opinion
    SCWA

    2010-05-25

    Headlines for May 25, 2010

    Aquatic biomass project drawing broad attention
    North Bay Business Journal

    Wastewater spilled into Russian River
    Press Democrat

    Divisions remain over direction of frost rules
    North Bay Business Journal

    Last rites in salmon country?
    High Country News

    2010-05-21

    Headlines for May 21, 2010

    Students Receive Awards for Water Awareness Month Video Contest
    SCWA Press Release

    Wall of water inundates Terra Linda condos
    Marin Independent Journal

    Spill-size uncertainty helps BP
    Sacramento Bee

    City's water rate study set back
    Petaluma 360

    2010-05-19

    Headlines for May 19, 2010

    More than 600 food gardens planted throughout the county
    Press Democrat

    Studies link Sacramento sewage to Delta fish decline
    Sacramento Bee

    New plan for opening mouth of Russian River
    Press Democrat

    Another cold front arrives in Sacramento region
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-05-18

    Headlines for May 18, 2010

    Rancho student project keeps tons of recycled "E-Waste" out of landfills
    Press Democrat

    Armstrong: "Does it always rain here?"
    Press Democrat

    Cool, dry days in store for Santa Rosa
    Press Democrat

    Funding approved for groundwater banking
    Sonoma West Times & News

    Authorities investigate hazardous materials spill in Santa Rosa
    Press Democrat 

    2010-05-14

    Headlines for May 14, 2010

    Sonoma County remains far from greenhouse gases goal
    Watch Sonoma County

    Board to control dam study payments
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Regional water recycling program awarded $7.3 million to begin construction
    North Bay Business Journal

    2010-05-12

    Headlines for May 12, 2010

    Sonoma County Supervisors Approve Vendor Cost Reduction Program to Help Close Deficit
    KRON 4

    Sewer rates could rise 8.7 percent if Novato voters nix outsourcing contract
    Marin Independent Journal

    Solar Power Projects by the Sonoma County Water Agency
    suite101.com

    State wildlife officials to release 3 million juvenile hatchery salmon (corrected link)
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-05-11

    Headlines for May 11, 2010

    Winter rains bode well for Russian River's summer season
    Press Democrat

    Salmon release changed to prevent 'straying'
    Sacramento Bee

    State wildlife officials to release 3 million juvenile hatchery salmon
    Sacramento Bee

    Wet weather clearing out
    Press Democrat

    2010-05-07

    Headlines for May 7, 2010

    Outsourcing of Novato's water treatment plant goes before voters
    Marin Independent Journal

    Energy microgrids: Think small
    Sustainable Business Oregon

    2010-05-05

    Headlines for May 5, 2010

    City likely to absorb county's water rate increase
    Petaluma360

    County loan program for energy projects gets high grades
    Watch Sonoma County

    2010-05-04

    Headlines for May 4, 2010

    Water diversion suit rejected by state
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Snowpack water content 143 percent of average, say water managers
    News10

    2010-04-28

    Headlines for April 28, 2010

    City settles with River Watch over spill
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Water: The Lifeblood in the Body of a Biodynamic Winery
    OnEarth

    2010-04-23

    Headlines for April 23, 2010

    MMWD replacing pipes in Throckmorton area
    Marin Independent Journal

    Coveted Bolinas water meter not so coveted: not takers
    Marin Independent Journal

    Lake feasibility study plodding along
    The Ukiah Daily Journal

    2010-04-20

    Headlines for April 20, 2010

    Why a 7.5 percent increase in water rates is justified
    Press Democrat

    SCWA program ends
    North Bay Business Journal

    UC Merced works to refine snowpack measurements
    Fresno Bee

    First fall-run chinook salmon fishing since '07 expected to be OK'd
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-04-16

    Headlines for April 16, 2010

    A little salmon better than none at all?
    Press Democrat

    Reservoir cup runneth over
    Press Democrat

    Salmon fishing will return to West Coast
    LA Times

    2010-04-14

    Headlines for April 14, 2010

    Lake Mendocino has doubled in size over last year
    Press Democrat

    Twelve more businesses join Marin 'green business' list
    Marin Independent Journal

    Wineries join green revolution
    Times-Tribune

    2010-04-13

    Headlines for April 13, 2010

    Fishery officials considering a short commercial salmon season
    Press Democrat

    Respite from rain Tuesday
    Press Democrat

    Storm brings hail, heavy rain
    Press Democrat

    Help clean up Piner Creek
    Press Democrat

    2010-04-09

    Headlines for April 9, 2010

    Will there be a salmon fishing season this year? Decision next week
    Press Democrat

    Freeport intake facility may herald bigger changes on Sacramento River
    SacBee

    Lake Mendocino levels high, and headed higher
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    2010-04-07

    Headlines for April 7, 2010

    Sonoma County Grape Growers Fight Early Morning Frost
    Press Democrat

    Desal future uncertain as Marin residents use less water
    Marin Independent Journal

    Master plan funding brings Taylor Mountain park closer to reality
    Press Democrat

    A Glass Half Empty
    University of California Irvine

    Floating Islands Get a Resounding Yes
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Point Reyes Bird Habitat to Benefit from Oil Spill Fund
    Marin Independent Journal

    2010-04-06

    Headlines for April 6, 2010

    Cold Creek: Sustainability Through Composting
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    2009 California Water Plan Published
    Circle of Blue WaterNews

    ‘Greening water infrastructure’ to be subject of forum this week
    North Bay Business Journal

    Encouraging start to salmon season
    Press Democrat

    Recreational Salmon Season Opens, Commercial Still Not Decided
    Press Democrat

    Water Worries Ease as Frost Fears Set In
    Press Democrat

    2010-04-05

    Headlines for April 5, 2010

    Green Business: Local governments add water-miser rules
    North Bay Business Journal

    Irrigation Water Conservation
    Wine Business Monthly

    Some earmarks are pork, some aren’t
    Press Democrat

    2010-04-02

    Headlines for April 2, 2010

    Workshop Shows Support for Saving Healdsburg Bridge
    Press Democrat

    Marin Reservoirs Nearly at Capacity
    In Marin Blog

    Sonoma County's First Grapevine Moth
    Press Democrat

    2010-03-31

    Headlines for March 31, 2010

    $864 Million Earmarks Sought
    Press Democrat

    North Bay Braces for Cold, Rain
    Press Democrat

    North Marin Water District Aims for 11 Percent Rate Increase
    Contra Costa Times

    California Sport Salmon Fishermen Ready Their Reels
    Press Democrat

    2010-03-30

    Headlines for March 30, 2010

    Science Justifies California Water Limits
    Reuters

    Rain, Snow to Increase in Northern California
    SacBee

    Read Schwarzenegger's Appellate Filing to Continue Furloughs
    SacBee

    Business News: Week of March 29; SCWA wins American Public Works Assoc. 2010 Project of the Year Award
    North Bay Business Journal

    State Spends $730,000 to Help Coho Salmon
    Marin Independent Journal

    2010-03-29

    Headlines for March 29, 2010

    Fish-spawning prototype feeds into hatchery
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Stream near Geyserville dam considered a model
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Novato offering rebates to residents to conserve water
    Marin Independent Journal

    Winter rains wash away rationing in Marin
    Contra Costa Times

    Poachers armed with gill nets threaten endangered steelhead
    Santa Cruz Sentinel

    2010-03-26

    Headlines for March 26, 2010

    Garden Dedication at Sonoma Community Center
    Sonoma Index-Tribune

    350 Garden Challenge Community Kickoff!
    Sonoma County Gazette

    Salmon, Steelhead Spawn Freely in Restored American River Gravel
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-03-24

    Headlines for March 24, 2010

    Group Seeks to Halt Eel River Diversions
    Press Democrat

    Volunteers Sought to Stop Invasive Plants
    Marin Independent Journal

    Plan to Spray for Moth in Marin, Bay Area Scrapped
    Marin Independent Journal

    2010-03-23

    Headlines for March 23, 2010

    County Energy Program Wins Green Leadership Award
    County of Sonoma

    Advisory Committee to Water Agency: Don't Raise Rates
    Press Democrat

    Sea Lions Killed for Eating too many Salmon
    SF Gate

    A Trip Through One of the Worst Slums in the World
    SF Gate

    2010-03-19

    Headlines for March 19, 2010

    Habitat Restoration will Benefit Trout and Salmon
    Press Democrat

    Something's Missing from the Ol' River
    Press Democrat

    Federal Report: Apple Moth Cannot be Eradicated
    Press Democrat

    Feds Release Plan to Save Marin and State Coho Salmon
    Marin Independent Journal

    Fishing in Marin: With State Leaning Toward Salmon Season, Anglers Wonder Why
    Marin Independent Journal

    2010-03-17

    Headlines for March 17, 2010

    Sprigs of Spring
    Press Democrat

    Marin Water Board Member Violated Campaign Finance Law
    Marin Independent Journal

    Water Rate Hikes Bring Ire of Local Cities
    Press Democrat

    2010-03-16

    Headlines for March 16, 2010

    Energy Retrofit Program Picks Up Pace
    Petaluma Argus-Courier

    Santa Ana River's Long-Time Advocate Gets Satisfaction
    The Press-Enterprise

    2010-03-12

    Headlines for March 12, 2010

    Salmon Fishermen Skeptical About 2010 Season
    Press Democrat

    Invasive Moth Threatens Wine Grape Crop
    SF Gate

    Maloney Memorial Garden at Community Center
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    2010-03-11

    Headlines for March 11, 2010

    City Water System Notification from the City of Sonoma
    Sonoma Valley Sun

    2010-03-10

    Headlines for March 10, 2010

    Enjoy Sun Today; Next Storm Due Friday
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-03-09

    Headlines for March 9, 2010

    Growers, Regulators Craft Methods to Manage Frost Water
    North Bay Business Journal

    River Users Urged to Cooperate
    The Ukiah Daily Journal

    Developing a Way to Monitor the Nation's Groundwater Resources
    USGS.gov

    End PG&E's Chokehold
    Bakersfield.com

    Marin Voice: Novato's future water supply
    Marin Independent Journal

    Save water easily in the bathroom
    Sacramento Bee

    Wither the Lawn (Audio)
    KQED

     

    2010-03-08

    Headlines for March 8, 2010

    Jasperse named interim chief engineer at Sonoma County Water Agency
    Sonoma News

    Sonoma County Water Agency shakeup continues
    Press Democrat

    Regulators to monitor Russian River frost diversions
    Press Democrat

    Sonoma County energy loan program gets state money -- and restrictions
    Press Democrat

    Energy program sets debt limit for home improvements
    North Bay Business Journal

     

    2010-03-05

    Headlines for March 5, 2010

    Novato Vows Fight for Levee Reimbursement
    Marin Independent Journal

    What's New in Sonoma County
    Sonoma West

    Sonoma County: iGrow Campaign Gets Growing
    Press Democrat

    Water Supply: So Far, Snow Good
    SF Gate

    Both Sides Open Campaigns in Novato Sanitary District Referendum
    Marin Independent Journal

     

    2010-03-03

    Headlines for March 3, 2010

    Getting Advice
    Sonoma Index-Tribune

    Some Flooded Roads, Downed Trees from Morning Rain
    Petaluma 360

    Lawsuit: Striped Bass to Blame for California's Salmon Decline
    Sacramento Bee

    UCLA Engineers Develop Faster Method to Detect Bacterial Contamination in Costal Waters
    UCLA Newsroom

    Smart Capsules for Water Treatment with Recyclable Carbon Nanotube Cores
    nanowerk.com

    2010-03-02

    Headlines for March 02, 2010

    Enviro Group Wants End to Damming of Eel River
    Sacramento Bee

    Steady Rain, Mudslide Snarl Morning Commute
    Press Democrat

    Survey will Gauge how much Water Mountain Snow Pack Holds
    Sacramento Bee

    2010-03-01

    Headlines for March 1, 2010

    Storm blusters through Sonoma County
    Press Democrat

    Santa Rosa may have problem with its pipes
    Press Democrat

    Water scofflaws: Go soak your heads (under a low-flow showerhead)
    San Francisco Chronicle (Peter Gleick)

    A new desalination method for California water woes?
    Los Angeles Times

    Claim: California’s new homes far more water-efficient
    Central Valley Business Times

    2010-02-26

    Headlines for February 26, 2010

    Marin County Residents Protest Water Rate Hikes
    KTVU.com

    Broad-Based Coalition...Formed to Support Water Bond on November Ballot

    Energy Independence to be Discussed March 4th
    Mill Valley Herald

    Green Living Projects' Tax Credits
    Press Democrat

    Glimmer of Hope for Limited Salmon Fishing
    Contra Costa Times

    Rain Today Still Coming, but Later
    Press Democrat

    Upbeat Salmon Forecast Worries Fishermen
    SFGate.com

    Berkeley's Solar Plan Goes Dark
    East Bay Express

    2010-02-24

    Headlines for February 24, 2010

    Army Corps Regulates Lake Levels by the Book
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Healdsburg to Pay $369,000 for Sewer Plant Violations
    Press Democrat

    Storm Leaves Impressive Rain Totals
    Press Democrat

    More Rain Ahead
    Press Democrat

    Calif. Agency Gives Waterless Urinals the Flush
    Santa Maria Times

    Carbon Emissions Increasing Acidity in Alaskan Seas
    CS Monitor

    2010-02-23

    Headlines for February 23, 2010

    Dry Creek Winegrowers Looking for Habitat Solutions
    Sonoma West

    Legislation to Restore Chinook Salmon

    Humble Salmon would be Elevated to Official State Fish
    Central Valley Business Times

    All About Energy Report Cards
    Press Democrat

    Turf Grass Not Always a 'Green' Thing, Study Shows
    LA Times

    Turf Wars
    SFGate Brights

    Lose the Lawn
    Sunset

    2010-02-22

    Headlines for February 22, 2010

    Sonoma gets energy funds
    North Bay Business Journal

    $4.4 million awarded for regional energy independence program
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    2010-02-19

    Headlines for February 19, 2010

    Model for a Nation
    Press Democrat

    Water Work Ahead
    Press Democrat

    Oak Manor Students Tour Fish Hatchery
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    A Garden on Every Block, Produce on Every Table
    Press Democrat

    2010-02-18

    Headlines for February18, 2010

    Dry Creek winegrowers look at habitat solutions
    Healdsburg tribune

    Ocean salmon season setting process begins; DFG to hold public meeting in Santa Rosa
    Redwood Times

    Water is jobs
    San Francisco Chronicle

    2010-02-17

    Headlines for February 17, 2010

    Economic Outlook Conference Calls for Action on Regional Impact Development
    North Bay Business Journal

    Happiest Place in California
    Press Democrat

    Green-Building Group Explores Napa Branch
    North Bay Business Journal

    United States' Drought has 'Extraordinary' Reversal
    USA Today

    Go-Ahead for Space Solar Plant
    The Green Channel

    2010-02-16

    Headlines for February 16, 2010

    Water Supply Improves, Conservation Still Reigns
    The Healdsburg Tribune

    Grant to Fund Habitat Improvements on Russian River
    Press Democrat

    Rain Fills Lakes Sonoma, Mendocino
    Sonoma Index-Tribune

    North Coast Salmon Season in Jeopardy
    Press Democrat

    Even Boulder Finds It Isn't Easy Going Green
    Wall Street Journal

    Asian-Carp Threat Stirs Rethink of Century-Old Feat
    Wall Street Journal

    2010-02-11

    Headlines for February 11, 2010

    Santa Rosa drops Water Agency lawsuit
    Press Democrat

    Russian River Coho Salmon get National Grant
    Sonoma County Gazette

    Russian River Basin Vineyard Water Conservation Demonstration Project (Video)
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    2010-02-10

    Headlines for February 10, 2010

    Sector's Employment Numbers Murky
    Press Democrat

    Jobs, Jobs, Jobs?
    The Windsor Times

    Clear, Crisp Day Ahead
    Press Democrat

    California Wildlife Agency Sued Over Fish Stocking
    SF Gate

    California to Subsidize Solar Water Heaters
    Green Inc. Blog

    2010-02-09

    Headlines for February 9, 2010

    Salmon Grant to Focus on Tributaries
    The Healdsburg Tribune

    Sebastopol Council Holds Late-Night 'Smart Meter' Forum
    Sonoma West Times

    Testing Waters for Salmon in San Joaquin River
    SFGate.com

    Judge Orders Calif Water Pumping Limits Lifted
    ABC News Go

    Free Energy Audits for Businesses
    The Windsor Times

    2010-02-08

    Headlines for February 8, 2010

    Water Work Ahead
    California Commons

    Lake Mendocino moves into flood pool
    Ukiah Daily Journal

    Lakes brimming, rain taking a break
    Press Democrat

    Valley could see the sun this week
    Sonoma Index Tribune

    2010-02-05

    Headlines for February 5, 2010

    Lake Mendocino’s Water Supply Now Full
    Press Democrat

    Rainy Weekend on Tap
    Press Democrat

    Dutra Submits Revised Plans for Asphalt Plant
    Petaluma 360

    State is First in Eco-Friendly Building Codes
    SignOn San Diego

    Water Groups Fight Salmon Plan in Court
    Fresno Bee

    2010-02-03

    Headlines for February 3, 2010

    Water Agency Assistant Named Chief for One Year
    Press Democrat

    California Solar: Use It or Lose It
    LA Times

    Wind Energy Job Growth Isn’t Blowing Anyone Away
    LA Times

    How to Humanely Toad the Line Down Under
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A New Health Care Plan for America – Clean Air
    San Francisco Chronicle

    The Clean, Green Desert
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Wine With That Crow…
    SF Gate

    Potentially Amazing Technology…Spray-On Liquid Glass…
    TreeHugger

    Storm Runoff and Sewage Treatment Outflow Contaminated with Household Particles
    UC Berkeley News

    2010-02-02

    Headlines for February 2, 2010

    Board Announces Grant Davis as Interim Water Agency General Manager
    Sonoma County Water Agency Press Release

    In California, Quest for Cleaner Power Hits Tortoise-Sized Speed Bumps
    Christian Science Monitor

    Saving Coho
    KQED Radio Report

    Los Angeles Might Require Rainwater Capture
    LA Times

    January 27 Dry Creek Community Meeting Video
    Sonoma County Water Agency

    Water Agencies Head to Court to Ask for Relief from Delta Protection
    Contra Costa Times

    Hiring of Water Agency Boss Likely on Tuesday
    Press Democrat

    Creek Cleanup Set Saturday
    The Sonoma Index-Tribune

    Celebrate World Wetlands Day
    Environmental Concern

    Group Seeks a Garden in Every Neighborhood
    Press Democrat

    Environmental Groups File Suit to Stop Bohemian Grove Logging
    Press Democrat

    2010-02-01

    Headlines for February 1, 2010

    Runoff pushes Lake Mendocino water supply pool to 95 percent capacity
    Press Democrat

    New Water Restrictions Anger Local Wine Makers (Video)
    KTVU

    Wine, salmon clash in California
    MSNBC/Associated Press

    2010-01-29

    Headlines for January 29, 2010

    Panel Praises Work on $4.6B upgrade to Hetch Hetchy water system
    Water World

    Homebuilders Sticking with Less-is-More Approach
    Press Democrat

    Winter Water Conservation
    West County Gazette

    Cotati to Hire Daily Acts to Run Water Program
    The Community Voice

    US Speeds up Water Deliveries to San Joaquin Valley Farmers
    LA Times

    California Adopts First Statewide Green Building Code
    Christian Science Monitor

    2010-01-28

    Headlines for January 28, 2010

    Recent Rains a Relief to Water Officials
    The Ukiah Daily Journal

    North Bay Reservoirs Reach Decade-Level Highs
    ABC Local 7

    Waterboxx Reception in Cornerstone Sonoma
    The Press Democrat

    2010-01-28

    Headlines for January 28, 2010

    North Bay reservoirs reach decade-high levels
    ABC  - KGO Channel 7 

    Rains may mean no drought
    Marinscope Newspapers

    Will drought end?
    Sonoma Index-Tribune

    WaterBoxx reception
    Press Democrat

    2010-01-25

    Headlines for January 25, 2010

    Valley Could See the Sun This Week (by Bill Hoban)
    Sonoma Index-Tribune - 01/25/10

    Lake Sonoma Reaches 95 Percent of Water Supply Capacity (by Bob Norburg)
    Press Democrat - 01/25/10

    2010-01-21

    Headlines for January 21, 2010

    Film Festival Shares Global, Local Concerns (by John Beck)
    Press Democrat - 01/21/10

    Lake Sonoma Now at 90 Percent of Capacity (by Bob Norberg)
    Press Democrat  - 01/21/10

    Storms Drop Over Four Inches of Rain (by Bill Hoban)
    Sonoma Index-Tribune - 01/21/10

    The California Sustainability Alliance Announces 2009 Sustainability Showcase Award Recipients
    Business Wire - 01/21/10

    Key Reservoirs Filling Fast (by Bob Norberg)
    Press Democrat - 01/21/10

    2010-01-20

    Headlines for January 20, 2010

    What's Next: Storm's Big Blast Moves on but Showers to Linger (by Randi Rossman)
    Press Democrat - 01/20/10

    Storms Make Water Officials Hopeful (by Wayne Freedman)
    ABC 7 - 01/20/10

    2010-01-19

    Headlines for January 19, 2010

    Growers Face New Rules on Russian River Water in 2011 (by Robert Digitale)
    Press Democrat - 01/19/10

    Interviews for Water Agency Post Coming in February (by Bleys W. Rose)
    Press Democrat - 01/19/10

    Fading Monte Rio Tries Again to Solve Sewage Woes (by Bob Norberg)
    Press Democrat - 01/19/10

    Heavy Rains Bring Promise of Normal Weather Year (by Randi Rossman)
    Press Democrat - 01/18/10

    2010-01-12

    Headlines for January 12, 2010

    Sonoma Co. Water-Efficient Landscaping Rules Start Friday (by Jeff Quackenbush)
    North Bay Business Journal
    - 01/12/10

    2010-01-04

    Headlines for January 4, 2010

    Guest Opinion: Gauging ground water (by Shrilee Zane)
    Press Democrat
    - 01/04/10