New Report Targets Unreasonable Water Use in California

Outlet: California Progress Report

January 17, 2011

Delta Watermaster Craig Wilson will present a highly anticipated report to the State Water Resources Control Board on January 19 suggesting that a particularly contentious area of California water law, the California Constitution’s “Reasonable and Beneficial Use Doctrine,” be applied more broadly. In his report, Wilson recommends that the State Board employ this doctrine to promote agricultural water use efficiency…

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