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Delta Tunnels Final Environmental Impact Report Released

Posted Dec 22, 2016

After years of planning, California and federal officials have finalized 97,000 pages of environmental documents to support Governor Jerry Brown’s controversial $15.5 billion dollar project to build two massive tunnels below the largest freshwater estuary on the West Coast and send water to other parts of the state.  In a press release, Governor Brown stated “This project has been subjected to 10 years of detailed analysis and more environmental review than any other project in the history of the world.  It is absolutely essential if California is to maintain a reliable water supply”.  Read articles in Courthouse News Service and the Sacramento Bee.