State Water Resources Control Board commits to timetable for Salton Sea restoration

State Water Resources Control Board commits to timetable for Salton Sea restoration

The State Water Resources Control Board on Tuesday committed to an annual timetable for habitat restoration and dust suppression projects aimed at rehabilitating the Salton Sea over the course of the next decade. The agreement sets milestones for completing projects within the $383 million Salton Sea Management Plan, which calls for construction of 29,800 acres […]

Quake swarm is warning for residents and businesses to prepare, officials say

RIVERSIDE – Last week’s earthquake swarm in Bombay Beach on the Salton Sea, south of where the San Andreas Fault ends, is a stark reminder that Riverside County residents and businesses must prepare for earthquakes. “Earthquakes can happen at any time,” said Kim Saruwatari, director of the Riverside County Emergency Management Department (EMD). “It is […]