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From the Los Angeles Times
THE GREAT THIRST
Oceans of water
Although desalination is costly and energy intensive, it should be part of our long-term strategy.
July 28, 2008
Governor, Feinstein back bond
By Kevin Yamamura - firstname.lastname@example.org
Published 12:00 am PDT Friday, July 11, 2008
In a last-ditch effort to place a water bond on the November ballot, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sen. Dianne Feinstein proposed a joint $9.3 billion plan Thursday that they believe addresses environmental and oversight concerns.
San Francisco Chronicle
Bird species plummet as habitat dwindles
Carolyn Lochhead, Chronicle Washington Bureau
Friday, July 11, 2008
The loggerhead shrike, once common, is now severely imper... A bright yellow Western meadowlark belts out a song along...
New York Times
July 11, 2008
Fish Affect California Water Supply
By FELICITY BARRINGER
SAN FRANCISCO — The federal Fish and Wildlife Service this week underscored the imminent threat of extinction facing the delta smelt, a two-inch-long fish native to the Sacramento River delta, when it announced it was considering whether to declare the fish endangered.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has begun the official process to list the "tiny silver fish" as "endangered" -- a 60-day comment period will end Sept. 8, according to the report.
Check out fellow bloggers at Unleashed, who linked over to an Associated Press report on the fate of the currently "threatened" delta smelt.