On Wednesday in California, President Trump signed an order to re-design the state’s water policies, fulfilling a campaign promise to channel water from the north to the thirsty agriculture industry and growing population further south.
For too long, water authorities have flushed millions of gallons into the Pacific. I ordered the administration to update outdated opinions, which determined water allocation in this state.Donald Trump
Donald Trump spoke to a cheering crowd
at an airport hangar in Bakersfield.
The ceremonial order came after the Department of Interior late last year reversed its opinion on scientific findings that extended endangered species protections to various types of fish. The request from Trump had launched the review.
Published on Feb 19, 2020
by Fox Business
Finally, we have a president who values people higher than wild animals.
Gavin Newsom promises to sue.
President Trump’s decision made farmers happy and immediately enraged environmentalists, who say the changes will speed the disappearance of endangered Delta Smelt and David Newsom — California’s governor — quickly responded with threats of litigation.
We will file a legal action in the coming days to challenge the federal biological opinions to protect highly imperiled fish species close to extinction,California Gov. Gavin Newsom
Just in case you don’t know,
this is the main reason why California farmers are threatened with extinction:
More information on Delta Smelt at this website.
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