Updates & Reviews

Apr 28, 2016 — by: Family Farm Alliance
Categories: Monthly Briefings

The Endangered Species Act in the West:
Western Governors' Efforts, Delta Smelt...and the Oregon Spotted Frog

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As the latest initiative of the Western Governors Association (WGA) approaches completion, application of the federal Endangered Species Act continues to generate uncertainty and real-life impacts to agricultural water users in the Western U.S.

Click here to read the April 2016 special edition of the "Monthly Briefing" and learn more about these issues:

  • Senate Passes Energy Policy Modernization Act
  • Recent Court Developments in “Waters of the U.S.”
  • ESA in the West—USFWS Under Fire in House Oversight Hearings
  • ESA in the West—Spotted Frog Victory for Central Oregon Irrigators
  • ESA in the West—Misery in the Central Valley
  • ESA in the West—Renewed Focus on Natural Predation of Listed Fish
  • Thirsty Land Premiers at “Water for Food” Global Conference
  • Governor Endorses Water Project Aligned with Colorado Water Plan
  • Two New Klamath Agreements Announced
  • Alliance, ACWA, NWRA Request More Comment Time on FWS Policy
  • A Big “Thank You” to our New and Supporting Members!

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