Listen: Shasta Dam, Attorney And California discussed on Pacifica Evening News
"California attorney general's have ear for Sarah and environmental and fishing groups have gone to court over the federal effort to raise the Shasta dam. So it could hold back more water. The lawsuits target the role of the Fresno based Westlands water district, which is eager to see the project proceed that between reports the people of California versus Westlands water district could foretell coming clash between California, environmental law, and the federal government's efforts to raise Shasta dam over the states of Jackson's this week, California attorney general havi air Shera took legal action against the nation's biggest agricultural district, the Westlands water district, his lawsuit carcass that Westland, which is an official public agency is illegally participating in the federal effort to raise the Shasta dam. Sarah's statement calls the dam raising project unlawful. He says, it would create. Significant environmental and cultural impacts for the communities and habitats surrounding the Shasta dam Nina Robertson is lead attorney for Earthjustice on this case. It represents conservation groups like friends of the river and the Sierra Club along with the fishing industry."