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Central Valley Water Tour

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This 3-day, 2-night tour travels the length of the San Joaquin Valley, giving participants a clear understanding of the State Water Project and Central Valley Project. Stops include the Kern County Water Bank, the San Joaquin River, Terminus Dam, Mendota Pool, Friant Dam, San Luis National Wildlife Refuge and San Luis Reservoir. Issues of growth, water supply, flood management, groundwater banking, storage, subsidence, wetlands, salmon restoration and agricultural supply and drainage are discussed on this tour, which begins and ends at the Sacramento International Airport.

The Water Education Foundation’s tours are action-packed field trips that offer participants afirsthand look at the water facilities, rivers and regions critical in the debate about the future of water resources. Issues of water supply, water quality, environmental restoration, flood management, groundwater and water conservation are addressed by a wide-range of speakersrepresenting different viewpoints.

Registration required by April 18th.

Start:
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
End:
Friday, April 25, 2014
Venue:
Various Locations throughout the California Central Valley
Address:
CA
Cost:
$745 ($645 each for two people sharing a room)
Event Phone:
916-444-6240
Event URL:
www.watereducation.org/toursdetail.asp?id=2994
Wheelchair Accessibility:
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.
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