Notice of June 23, 9:00 AM
Delta Stewardship Council Meeting
The Council meeting will include a major milestone on the revised Chapter 4 of the Delta Plan (Ecosystem Amendment), which encompasses a new, science-based approach to achieving the dynamic and resilient restored landscape envisioned in the Delta Reform Act of 2009.
The Council will consider adopting the proposed Ecosystem Amendment and authorizing staff to initiate rulemaking for new and revised Delta Plan policies and mitigation measures proposed in the Ecosystem Amendment and the Final Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR). Certification for the Final PEIR will also be considered at the meeting.
In addition, the Council will receive an update on the Delta Conveyance Project and hear from the Delta Independent Science Board on the release of its Review of Water Supply Reliability Estimation Related to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. The Council will also consider electing a new chair.