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A Sausalito warehouse still holds the 1950s "Bay Model," the largest working hydraulic model in the United States; Covering 1.5 acres, it replicates the estuary from the Sacramento Delta to the Golden Gate. Although compuer modeling has supplanted it, the free attraction still draws 150,000 people a year. To learn more about it click on this link: http://www.miller-mccune.com/environment/the-fitness-of-physical-models-38084/
The State Water Resources Control Board recently issued a draft five-year work plan on the Delta ecosystem's water needs. This so-called "work plan" has been fiercely criticized by the California Water Impact Network (C-WIN) and the California Sportsfishing Protection Alliance (CSPA) for being nothing more than foot-dragging. READ MORE »
Oppose the San Luis Drainage Resolution Act - bad for taxpayers ...
Selenium, arsenic and other toxins that are released from these irrigated toxic waste farms pollutes southern California. These pollutants then return north via the San Joaquin River to poison the California Delta and San Francisco Bay. ...
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