Sacramento Central Groundwater Authority “South American Sub-basin Alternative”

March 31, 2017

ECOS has submitted the following letter to provide comment, and questions, regarding SCGA’s proposal that its existing Groundwater Management Plan (GMP) be accepted as an adequate Alternative to developing a Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) as required by the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA).

Click here to read our letter (PDF).

Project Location:  The figure below shows the location of the South American Subbasin (located in the central portion of Sacramento County), the existing SCGA GMP area, and portions of the adjacent California Department of Water Resources’ (State DWR’s) Bulletin 118 (2003) groundwater subbasins located within Sacramento County.


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Sacramento tomato tycoon beats state pollution regulators

By Dale Kasler

March 14, 2017

The Sacramento Bee

Chris Rufer, a Sacramento-area tomato tycoon who loves battling government, has won his fight with California regulators over a major water pollution fine.

Read more here:

Kasler, Dale. “Sacramento tomato tycoon beats state pollution regulators.” Sacbee. N.p., 14 Mar. 2017. Web. 14 Mar. 2017.

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Sierra snow survey shows snowpack at 153 percent of average

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