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  • A soft landing for San Francisco


    A soft landing for San Francisco

     Reliability before restoration:

    Restore Hetch Hetchy's moderate proposal

  • What is wrong with this picture?




    What is wrong with this picture?

    Would we dam the Grand Canyon? Would we install a steam turbine at Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park to harness its geothermal energy? Would we clear cut the giant redwoods in Sequoia National Park? The answer to these questions is a resounding "NO!". Why then, ...

  • Initial Court Ruling in our Favor!


    The Court has ruled in our favor - that Tuolumne County indeed is the proper venue for determining whether Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park violates the water diversion mandates of the California Constitution.

  • Hetch Hetchy lawsuit update Oct 2015


    An update of Restore Hetch Hetchy's lawsuit, which alleges that Hetch Hetchy Reservoir violates California law. We believe we have a strong case and look forward to a hearing on the evidence.

  • Happy Birthday! Happy New Year! How Happy?


    Happy Birthday, Yosemite! Happy New (Water) Year!

    How happy will they be?

  • Who owns Yosemite?


    Who owns Yosemite?

    Delaware North files lawsuit over trademark names

  • Godzilla, Groundwater and Hetch Hetchy


    It is both fashionable and correct these days to explain that "there is no silver bullet" for solving California's water supply problems, and that solutions must use "all the tools in the toolbox". But perhaps no tool is as important as improving the recharge of our depleted aquifers in wet years. 

  • Compensating Good from Outrageous Evil


    "The conscience of the whole country has been aroused from sleep; and from outrageous evil compensating good in some form must surely come."

  • Getting into the Hetch Hetchy backcountry (or not)


    The reservoir behind O'Shaughnessy Dam not only makes Hetch Hetchy Valley inaccessible, it makes access to the surrounding area very difficult as well. That is not the way is it was supposed to be.

  • Water storage for a not-so-rainy day


    We all know water storage is important in a state like California.

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