California Trout is pleased to share a recent report by our partners at the PPIC Water Policy Center on the Priorities for California’s Water. CalTrout is a proud sponsor of this report which highlights our commitment to using innovative science to influence policy for the benefit of wild fish and healthy waters for a better California.
This brief highlights how events this past year have shifted the state’s water landscape and lays out priorities for local, state, and federal action.
“The monumental impacts of the coronavirus health emergency and resulting economic fallout have affected virtually every aspect of modern life, including how water is managed. And the nation’s much-needed and difficult conservation about racism has illuminated water equity issues – such as how we address climate change, safe drinking water, flood management, and more.” — Ellen Hanak, PPIC
The report highlights several recommendations which some CalTrout projects are working to address, such as: