The Sacramento Delta is ground zero for California water wars. Water from it is pumped to the Central Valley for agriculture and also to southern California. But the Delta needs that water for farming, fishing, and recreation.
This is second in my series of articles for IVN on the California water wars
The previous article was California Water Wars Spotlight: San Joaquin Valley
Coming soon, California Water Wars Spotlight: MWD, the Southland Gorilla!