Why the Smith Amendment ESA Waiver Was Bad for the Klamath Basin

11 July 2001 MEMBERS OF THE US SENATE RE: OPPOSE Sen. Gordon Smith’s Klamath Basin ‘ESA Exemption’ Amendment to Interior Appropriations (H. R. 2217) Dear Senator: You will shortly be voting on a last-minute amendment to the Interior Appropriations Bill (H. R. 2217), offered by Oregon Senator Gordon Smith to ‘solve’ the drought-induced water crisis … Continue reading Why the Smith Amendment ESA Waiver Was Bad for the Klamath Basin

Letter to the California Senate Opposing AJR 14 (Klamath ‘God Squad’)

From: The Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations (PCFFA) To: California State Senate – Committee on Natural Resources & Wildlife Date: 9 July 2001 RE: OPPOSE Assembly Joint Resolution 14 (Klamath Project ‘God Squad’) Dear Member of the Senate Committee: PCFFA, as the west coast’s largest organization of commercial fishing families, must adamantly oppose AJR … Continue reading Letter to the California Senate Opposing AJR 14 (Klamath ‘God Squad’)