Welcome to the Delta Protection Commission

Delta News

Would you like to receive email updates on Delta Protection Commission activities?  Join our email list

  • NEXT DELTA PROTECTION COMMISSION MEETING:  The Commission will meet next on Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at the Veterans Memorial Hall in Rio Vista.  Please check back for the agenda (posted at least ten days before the meeting) and associated documents (usually posted one week prior to the meeting date).
  • NEXT DFRMADFS SUBCOMMITTEE MEETING:  The Delta Flood Risk Management Assessment District Feasibility Study Subcommittee will meet next on February 16, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM at the Natural Resources Agency (1416 9th St.) in downtown Sacramento, Room 1404-17 (Redwood Room). The agenda is now available. See the next bullet for information on the draft final DFRMADFS report.
  • DELTA FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT ASSESSMENT DISTRICT FEASIBILITY STUDY:  The DRAFT final report of the DFRMADFS study is now available, with appendices.  Public comment on the report will be accepted by the Commission until March 1, 2017.
  • 2015 DELTA RECREATION INVENTORY: The updated Delta Recreation Inventory report is now available with Delta recreation maps. A snapshot in time and resource for all, the Commission is looking to you to help us provide the most up-to-date information for Delta recreation and tourism. E-mail us.
  • COMMISSION MEETINGS AUDIO NOW ONLINE:  Audio from the Delta Protection Commission’s bimonthly meetings is now online, beginning with March 17, 2016.  You can review all postings on our YouTube channel, or link to pertinent sections from the current year meeting agendae.
  • WINTER 2017 DELTA VOICE: Learn about snake-sniffing dogs, the updated recreation inventory, winter squash, and modern earth-moving equipment in WINTER 2017 issue of Delta Voice.
  • DELTA TUNNELS UPDATE:  The public comments received during the California WaterFix comment period have been posted here.  You can see the Commission’s comment letters on all the versions of the proposal and more details here.
  • AQUATIC WEEDS:  The California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways is issuing updates on their ongoing aquatic weed control programs.  Delta residents and businesses are encouraged to sign up for their mailings to stay informed.

Commission Calendar

  • February 16    Subcommittee Meeting
  • March 16        Commission Meeting

Planning Documents