Enviros Sue To Block Calif. Water-Use Plan

Law360, New York (June 17, 2013, 8:14 PM EDT) -- A coalition of fishing, environmental and farming groups in California sued Friday in state court to block an ambitious water resources management plan for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta that they claim will devastate the environment.

The groups allege that the so-called Delta Plan, which was approved last month by the Delta Stewardship Council, which oversees the delta ecosystem, is rife with legal deficiencies that violate the state’s Delta Reform Act and the California Environmental Quality Act, according to the complaint filed in San Francisco Superior Court....
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