California Farms and WOTUS

Taylor HillmanGeneral, Water

Sabrina Hill, News Director
They’re trying to regulate even water we don’t have – that’s the word from a California policy expert on the EPA’s new Waters of the US (WOTUS) rule. Hear why he says it’s very bad for our farmers and ranchers. Sabrina Hill reports.

WOTUS and California agriculture

From the Federal Policy Department at the California Farm Bureau Federation, Josh Rolph says most of California would now fall under the WOTUS rule. And he points out – though it’s called the “Waters of the US rule” – it includes areas here in California where there’s no water. Listen to the report above for the full details.