- Now Available: Agenda for Steelhead Workshop (February 17-19)
A detailed agenda is now available for the Delta Science Program's February 17-19, 2021 virtual workshop on monitoring steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) populations in the San Joaquin Basin.
- Now Available: Delta Adapts Public Review Draft Vulnerability Assessment
The Delta Adapts Public Review Draft Vulnerability Assessment is now available for public comment through February 15, 2021. The draft Vulnerability Assessment evaluates the vulnerability of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and Suisun Marsh to climate impacts through end of century. Supporting technical materials for the Vulnerability Assessment are also available for public review at the link below. Please email comments or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 15, 2021.
- Notice of the January 27 Delta Independent Science Board Meeting
The Delta Independent Science Board (Delta ISB) will meet to discuss its workplan and direction for the year. The Delta ISB is currently in the process of completing reviews on water supply reliability, non-native species, and monitoring, and is assisting with the development of the Science Needs Assessment.
The Coequal Goals
The Delta Stewardship Council was created in legislation to achieve the state mandated coequal goals for the Delta. "'Coequal goals' means the two goals of providing a more reliable water supply for California and protecting, restoring, and enhancing the Delta ecosystem. The coequal goals shall be achieved in a manner that protects and enhances the unique cultural, recreational, natural resource, and agricultural values of the Delta as an evolving place." (CA Water Code Section 85054)