Minnow-protection ruling leaves water supply uncertain

Cline, Harry
October 2007
Western Farm Press;10/6/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 22, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the anticipated impact of the federal court judge ruling that will limit the pumping of the water project pumps to protect an endangered winnow in Sacramento and San Joaquin Delta in California in 2008. The ruling has regarded could bring critical shortage of the state's water supply to 25 million residents and three million acres of farmland. Thus, there is a possibility of urban rationing if pumps are shutdown for an extended period of time.


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