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Video of Nov 8, 2011 DFG Meeting

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Urgent Action Alert! Send letters opposing the DFG’s striped bass proposal

Urgent Action Alert! Send letters opposing the DFG’s striped bass proposal to: California Fish and Game Commission P.O. Box 944209 Sacramento, CA 94244-2090 Phone: (916) 653-4899 Fax Number: (916) 653-5040 E-Mail to Submit Comments on Proposed Regulations: fgc [at] fgc.ca.gov. … Continue reading

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Public voices 100 percent opposition to striped bass reduction plan

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It is rare that a group of anglers find consensus on any issue. It can be said that if you have 10 anglers in a room, you will find 20 opinions. However, over 350 anglers and members of the public … Continue reading

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California waters showing toxicity increase 170 percent

California waters showing toxicity increase 170 percent by Dan Bacher California has a “green” reputation throughout the country, but this reputation is largely undeserved when one considers the fact that the number of California rivers, lakes and coastal waters showing … Continue reading

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Salazar is Badly Mistaken about Estuary Situation

  http://blogs.alternet.org/danbacher/2011/09/20/delta-advocates-say-salazar-is-badly-mistaken-about-estuary-situation/ http://www.fishsniffer.com/content/1403-delta-advocates-say-salazar-badly-mistaken-about-estuary-situation.html   Delta advocates say Salazar is ‘badly mistaken’ about estuary situation    by Dan Bacher    On September 19, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar claimed that Delta advocates’ fears of a “water grab” by corporate interests were … Continue reading

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Carnage at the Predator Pumps Continues…

Carnage at the Predator Pumps Continues UnabatedPosted on July 11, 2011 by Bill Jennings The horrific counts of pelagic and anadromous fish “consumed” by the predator water export pumping facilities continue unabated.  As of 11 June 2011, 8,830,515 splittail, 246,833 … Continue reading

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Delta Smelt Numbers “improve” as Pumps Kill Millions of Splittail

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 Delta Smelt Numbers “improve” as Pumps Kill Millions of Splittail By Dan Bacher  Department of Fish and Game (DFG) officials announced on July 20 that young Delta smelt abundance this year roughly doubles that of last year, but noted that … Continue reading

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Closed-Door Meetings to Fund Construction of Peripheral Canal Exposed!

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http://blogs.alternet.org/danbacher/2011/07/06/3852 As recently as June, Jerry Meral, who has been given charge by the Brown Administration to lead the Bay Delta Conservation Plan, assured public participants that all processes underway through the BDCP were “open and transparent.” Closed-door meetings to … Continue reading

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