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River Advocates Warn Lawmakers That Dams Aren’t The Answer To California’s Drought

The group fought strong winds and currents on the Sacramento River, but they also expect stiff resistance from lawmakers who support the construction of new dams.



Congress Focuses On Dams Amid California’s Drought

California’s drought has sparked a new push by federal lawmakers to create or expand a handful of reservoirs around the state, ramping up a political battle that former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger once referred to as a “holy war in some ways.”