The driver of a semi-tractor trailer hauling fracking water died Sunday when a two-car Great Western train hit the truck at a railroad crossing in northwest Greeley. Lt. Rick Cudworth with the Greeley Fire Department said the collision happened about 3:15 p.m. when the train, which was headed east struck the semi, which then rolled… Read More

The Sacramento County Planning Commission voted Monday to allow developer Angelo K. Tsakopoulos to develop open space in Sacramento County’s Vineyard area that many residents believed would remain a protected wetland preserve. The proposal must still be approved by the county Board of Supervisors. View Original Article Source: California Water News feed… Read More

After 14 years, the wait is nearly over for mountain biking and walking trails at the Glenwood Open Space Preserve. Last week, the City Council approved the long-term management plan, a document that required scrutiny by the state Department of Fish and Wildlife and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. View Original Article Source: California… Read More

Today [Dec. 7] , the U.S. Senate confirmed President Donald J. Trump’s nominee, Joe Balash, to serve as the Department of the Interior’s Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management. A native of North Pole, Alaska, living in Washington D.C., Balash brings more than 19 years of experience in land and natural resource management. …… Read More