THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Water Science and Technology Board
Ocean Studies Board
Committee on Sustainable Water and Environmental Management in the California Bay-Delta
A Scientific Assessment of Alternatives for Reducing Water Management Effects
on Threatened and Endangered Fishes in California's Bay Delta
Requested by Congress in P.L. 111-88, this is the first of two reports from the National Research Council which reviews the scientific opinions to achieve an environmentally sustainable California Bay-Delta and a reliable state water supply.
These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on March 18, 2010 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.