Manuscript Collections
Putah Creek Council Records

Collection Number: D-565

Extent
15.1 linear feet
Biography
The founding meeting of the Putah Creek Council took place on Feb. 3, 1988, with the idea of bringing together people who would protect the water level in Putah Creek as well as the creek's remaining riparian habitat.
Description

The collection contains materials related to a lawsuit by the Putah Creek Council, UC Davis and the City of Davis against the Solano County Water Agency, Solano Irrigation District, and other Solano entities. The suit, which sought permanent environmental flows for the 23 miles of Putah Creek below Putah Diversion, resulted in the Putah Creek Accord.

Inclusive Dates
1987-2002.
Subject
Natural Resources
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c83b6291/)
Access
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