Calif. Debates $3.3-Billion Water Project

"Backed by the Schwarzenegger administration and Central Valley farm interests, the $3.3-billion dam and reservoir at Temperance Flat would be the biggest water storage project in California in more than three decades.

But amid a deep recession and an endemic budget crisis in Sacramento, some are questioning whether it's worth the investment and whether taxpayers should keep subsidizing water projects that primarily benefit California agribusiness."

Bettina Boxall reports for the Los Angeles Times March 9, 2010.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010