GOVERNOR BROWN AND SECRETARY SALAZAR TO ANNOUNCE PATH FORWARD ON CALIFORNIA WATER
SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will be joined by Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Assistant Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) for the National Marine Fisheries Service Eric Schwaab in Sacramento tomorrow to announce a proposed path forward for the Bay Delta Conservation Plan and California’s water future.
When: Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: Natural Resources Agency Building, Room 1131, 1416 Ninth Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
NOTE: This event is open to credentialed media only. State and federal officials will be available immediately following the news conference to provide a more detailed briefing on the proposal for media.
- The Bay Institute, Natural Resources Defense Council, American Rivers, The Nature Conservancy, and Defenders of Wildlife— makes media announcement: BDCP-media-announcement
- Members of Restore the Delta plan to hold a rally on the west steps of the State Capitol in response to this announcement. The group is strongly opposed to conveyance improvements under study as part of the BDCP. The rally is scheduled to begin at 12:30.