A bill signed Wednesday evening by Gov. Gavin Newsom will require Cadiz Inc.’s Mojave Desert groundwater pumping project to undergo further review to show it will not harm the surrounding environment. … It requires the State Lands Commission to determine that projects involving the transfer of water from a groundwater basin won’t adversely impact the surrounding environment.
- Los Angeles Times: Trump revived the Cadiz water project. Now California has added a new hurdle
- Associated Press: California governor signs law impacting desert water project