2013-2014 Opinion Articles

The following selected opinion articles represent the views of the state administration in support of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan.

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Putting Proposed Delta Tunnels in Better Perspective

By Gerald Meral, Deputy Secretary, California Natural Resources Agency
Special to Inside Bay Area

An opinion piece that ran recently on this page contained misstatements regarding the Bay Delta Conservation Plan.

While this article did correctly characterize the Bay Delta Conservation Plan as a Habitat Conservation Plan, it incorrectly identified the plan's goals and requirements.

The plan is required to meet two coequal goals established by the Legislature in 2009. The Bay Delta Conservation Plan must help to enhance and protect the ecological health of the Delta and also improve the reliability of the water supply for the 25 million people and thousands of farms that depend upon Delta water...

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