Agricultural Water Users Seek To Intervene In Suit Affecting Irrigation Water
Mealey's (September 7, 2016, 12:38 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — Three agricultural water users on Sept. 2 moved to intervene in a lawsuit that seeks to increase water flows to protect an endangered salmon from the effects of low stream flows at the expense of irrigation water users (Hoopa Valley Tribe v. U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, et al., No. 16-4294, N.D. Calif., San Francisco Div.).
(Brief available. Document #95-160908-021B.)
In July, the Hoopa Valley Tribe sued the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and the National Marine Fisheries Service in the U.S. District Court for...