Michael Cohen of the Pacific Institute to Attend SWRCB Meeting on Salton Sea Management Program

On Tuesday, October 16th, Senior Researcher Michael Cohen will attend the State Water Resources Control Board meeting in Sacramento to hear and comment on a status update on California’s Salton Sea Management Program. Bruce Wilcox, Assistant Secretary for Salton Sea Policy at the California Natural Resources Agency, will present the status update for phase one of the program. The discussion will cover topics related to managing water inflows to the desert lake and assessing progress towards the annual acreage milestones established by the task force. The medium term goal established a target of 18,000 to 25,000 acres of habitat and dust suppression projects.

The scheduled meeting will take place on October 16th in Sacramento at the State Water Resources Control Board at 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814.

Learn more on the Salton Sea Management Program here.