2 California Water Districts Sue State Board Over Pre-1914 Curtailment Notices

Mealey's (July 15, 2015, 12:55 PM EDT) -- Two California irrigation districts with pre-1914 appropriative water rights are seeking to enjoin water curtailment notices issued by the State Water Resources Control Board (Byron-Bethany Irrigation District v. California State Water Resources Control Board, et al., No. N15-0967, Calif. Super., Contra Costa Co., Banta-Carbona Irrigation District v. California State Water Resources Control Board, et al., No.39-2015-00326421-CU-WM-STK, Calif. Super., San Joaquin Co.).

(Byron-Bethany complaint available. Document #95-150716-012C. Banta-Carbona complaint available. Document #95-150716-013C.)

In a June 26 complaint filed in the Contra Costa County Superior Court, Byron-Bethany Irrigation...
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