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California Waterfowl creates task force to fight for water-starved Lower Klamath NWR

August 11, 2020—California Waterfowl has combined forces with key volunteers to create a Lower Klamath Refuge Task Force...
 
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Botulism Outbreak at Klamath

According to USFWS staff, a current botulism outbreak at the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge...
 
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Water is now flowing to LKNWR

Water is flowing into the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge today, thanks to the efforts of Cal...
 
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CWA meets with Interior Secretary about Lower Klamath

California Waterfowl and Klamath Basin farmers met yesterday with U.S. Secretary of Interior David...
 
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Lower Klamath loses its only promised water for the year

When the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced last month that farmers would be getting their full al...
 
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ADVOCACY: New regulations, anti-hunting bills

2020-21 waterfowl regulations set Legislature to hear anti-hunting bills Members asked to give fee...
 
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WATER: Lower Klamath Refuge left high and dry

BY JEFFREY A. VOLBERG, DIRECTOR OF WATER LAW AND POLICY (Originally published in the Summer 2020 is...
 
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Action Alert: Seeking more waterfowl hunting on California refuges

ACTION ALERT: Request additional waterfowl hunting on California refuges and thank the Department o...
 
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Action Alert: Bill would place onerous restrictions on dog trainers

Update: This bill has been pulled for the year (5/6/2020). When the state Legislature reconvenes in...
 
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Action Alert: Help CWA save duck hunting at Barrett Reservoir

Action Alert! The City of San Diego is currently considering closing Barrett Reservoir to waterfowl...
 
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CWA asks feds to study impact of water plan on Lower Klamath NWR

California Waterfowl, joined by four other waterfowl organizations, asked the Bureau of Reclamation...
 
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New settlement will restrict water available to the Lower Klamath NWR

A new settlement will reduce water available to the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge. But it a...
 
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Legislature still scheduled to hear anti-hunting bills

While the state Legislature has temporarily suspended its 2020 session due to the Covid-19 pandemic,...
 
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Advocacy: Putting our money where our mouth is: paying for increased mallard, pheasant production

by MARK HENNELLY, VICE PRESIDENT FOR LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS AND PUBLIC POLICY California’s mallard popu...
 
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Advocacy: The latest on Lower Klamath and groundwater regulation

by JEFFREY A. VOLBERG, DIRECTOR OF WATER LAW AND POLICY Skip to groundwater law update LOWER KLAMATH...
 
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LKNWR UPDATE: Legal filing details devastating effects of withholding water

California Waterfowl filed papers this month in U.S. District Court detailing the devastating impac...
 
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Critical waterfowl, wetland funding approved

by MARK HENNELLY, VICE PRESIDENT FOR LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS AND PUBLIC POLICY Over the last several ye...
 
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Lower Klamath NWR update – Dec. 4, 2019

Biological opinions to be re-done November bird counts up LaMalfa outlines position to CWA board...
 
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Fish vs. Fowl: Plan to increase Yolo Bypass flooding will reduce hunting opportunity

Originally published in the Winter 2019 issue of California Waterfowl. by JEFFREY A. VOLBERG, DIRECT...
 
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Advocacy: Hunting is consistent with state's values

Originally published in the Winter 2019 issue of California Waterfowl. THE FINAL SCORE: Click here...
 
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Governor signs bobcat hunting ban

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill today banning bobcat hunting in California. It was signed among a pa...
 
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Governor signs rice-flooding incentive bill

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an important bill on Wednesday to improve California Winter Rice Habitat In...
 
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Lower Klamath NWR update

In this report: Flooding status for opener CWA fights for pump repair funding Opening Day of duck...
 
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Can wetlands survive the new groundwater law?

(Originally printed in the Fall 2019 issue of California Waterfowl Magazine.) by JEFFREY A. VOLBERG,...