July 2015 Monthly Briefing
Alliance engages in white house drought symposium
The Family Farm Alliance was one of nearly 40 diverse stakeholder groups invited to discuss the federal government's role in building drought resilience into water management systems and the steps that federal agencies should take to forestall future drought crises. Alliance Executive Director Dan Keppen (OREGON) participated in the day-long White House Drought Symposium that was held at the U.S. Department of Interior in Washington, D.C. on July 15.
Click here to read the July 2015 "Monthly Briefing" and learn more about this issue and other recent developments in the Western water world:
Colorado River Basin Water Policy Paper Released
California Fish Predation Bill Clears Another Hurdle
Outside Activists Sue Reclamation Over Oregon Frog
Alliance Drought Article Published in Scientific Journal
Alliance-Backed Watershed Bill Passes House
Arizona Water Management Certificate Program
Save the Date! February 2016 Family Farm Alliance Annual Conference
House Passes Western U.S./ California Drought Bill - CA Senators Introduce Drought Bill
Peltier to Succeed Nelson as Authority Executive Director
A Big Thank You to Our New and Supporting Members!