TSF speaks at California Water Commission hearing

The Sierra Fund CEO Elizabeth Martin addresses the California Water Commission at a hearing in Yuba City.

The Sierra Fund CEO Elizabeth Martin addresses the California Water Commission at a hearing in Yuba City.

Last Wednesday, October 21 The Sierra Fund’s CEO Elizabeth “Izzy” Martin spoke to the California Water Commission (CWC) at their public event in Yuba City.

Through this evening event, the Commission was soliciting input on how to implement the water storage section of Proposition 1, including how to invest the more than $2 billion in the bond for increasing water storage in the state.

Martin spoke about the potential to improve reservoir operation, increase water storage and enhance water quality and ecosystem resiliency by removing sediment that is clogging reservoirs in the Sierra Nevada.

More information about the hearing and this process is available at this link:  cwc.ca.gov

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