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Inventory of the Putah Creek Council Records
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  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Access
  • Processing Information
  • Acquisition Information
  • Preferred Citation
  • Publication Rights

  • Creator: Putah Creek Council
    Title: Putah Creek Council Records
    Date (inclusive): 1987-2002
    Extent: 15.1 linear feet
    Abstract: 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. 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.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: D-565
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    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.

    Scope and Content

    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.

    Arrangement of the Collection

    The collection is arranged chronologically.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Putah Creek Council--Archives
    Solano Project, California (U.S.)
    Solano Irrigation District (Calif.)
    Solano County Water Agency (Calif.)
    Putah Creek (Calif.)--Water rights
    Water resources development--California--Putah Creek
    Environmental protection--California--Putah Creek
    Stream conservation--California--Putah Creek

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Sara Gunasekara processed this collection with assistance from student employee Michelle Xie.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Barbara Kendrick and the Putah Creek Council in 2013.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Putah Creek Council Records, D-565, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.