The Stanislaus River seen from the First Street Bridge in Riverbank on Oct. 22, 2016. The Stanislaus, Tuolumne and Merced – all tributaries of the San Joaquin River – would have higher flows in their lower reaches under a proposal by the State Water Resources Control Board. It is opposed by farmers and cities that would lose some of their water supplies.
The Stanislaus River seen from the First Street Bridge in Riverbank on Oct. 22, 2016. The Stanislaus, Tuolumne and Merced – all tributaries of the San Joaquin River – would have higher flows in their lower reaches under a proposal by the State Water Resources Control Board. It is opposed by farmers and cities that would lose some of their water supplies. Andy Alfaro The Modesto Bee
The Stanislaus River seen from the First Street Bridge in Riverbank on Oct. 22, 2016. The Stanislaus, Tuolumne and Merced – all tributaries of the San Joaquin River – would have higher flows in their lower reaches under a proposal by the State Water Resources Control Board. It is opposed by farmers and cities that would lose some of their water supplies. Andy Alfaro The Modesto Bee

All of a sudden, California is madly in love with its rivers

November 30, 2016 1:29 PM