Tag: Friant Water Authority

Drought Impact: 0% Friant Supply


Drought’s Impact: 0% Friant Supply Bureau of Reclamation officials’ first 2014 Friant Division supply declaration told Friant water users the bad news they had been expecting – that there currently is no Central Valley Project water to declare. Fourteen drought…

Temperance Flat Project Is ‘Feasible’

Temperance Flat

Temperance Flat Project Is ‘Feasible’ Increased Water Reliability, Ecosystem Benefits Identified But Questions Loom Long-awaited findings from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation show that any alternative for developing the proposed Temperance Flat Reservoir in upper Millerton Lake are feasible, with…

Frosting On A Tough Year

Orange Cove Irrigation District / John Sanders
Friant water turns to ice in an Orange Cove Irrigation District orange grove as a result of frost protection irrigation activities during the valley’s mid-December freezing weather.

Frosting On A Tough Year California’s Chillingly Dry Water Outlook Is Worsening It’s bad enough that Friant Division citrus growers had to run water to battle an extended hard and damaging pre-Christmas freeze but 2013 concluded with calendar year records…