State Water Board to Convene Stakeholders Meeting to Tackle Salton Sea!
(SACRAMENTO) – After formally requesting the involvement of the CA. State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) in the restoration of the Salton Sea—the CA. State Water Board has formally announced and acted on Assemblymember Garcia’s request and slated a public hearing on the Salton Sea on March 18, 2015.
In his initial letter, Assemblymember Garcia praised the State Water agency for its previous work on water issues. He explained the urgency to convening an official hearing in order to press on the severity of the potential ecological consequences and economic impacts to the region if the Sea is not restored.