Inventory of the Putah Creek Council Records

Sara Gunasekara
Department of Special Collections
General Library
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-5292
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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.

Collection Contents

Box 1:1

Cowell vs. Armstrong Transcript 1928 December

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:2

Cowell Armstrong Reporter's Transcript Volume 3 1928

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:3

Cowell Armstrong Reporter's Transcript Volume 4 1928

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:4

Leo Shapovalov Report on Proposed Rehabilitation of Salmon and Steelhead Runs in Cache and Putah Creeks 1940 May

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:5

Leo Shapovalov Report on Possibilities of Establishment and Maintenance of Salmon and Steelhead Runs in Cache and Putah Creeks 1940 October

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:6

California Division of Fish and Game - Putah Creek Fisheries 1947 April

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:7

Transcript: Reclamation Board 1949 October

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:8

Monticello Valley Photos 1949-1955

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:9

Authorizing Language for Solano Project 1952

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:10

Putah Creek Cone Study 1955 December

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:11

Peter Moyle - The Fisheries Potential of Lower Putah Creek 1979 February

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:12-13

Peter Moyle Trial Testimony undated

Box 1:14

Solano Project 1982 June

Box 1:18

Putah Creek Riparian Reserve, Management, UC Davis 1986

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 1:19-20

Putah Creek Council Meeting Notes 1987-1993

Box 1:21

Putah Creek Council Meeting Attendance List 1987-1994

Box 1:22-24

Incoming Correspondence 1988-1990

Box 1:15-17

Outgoing Correspondence 1988-1996

Box 1:25-27

Putah Creek News 1988-1997

Box 2:1

Gus Yates Hydrology Report 1989 December

Box 2:2

Flow Data 1989

Box 2:3

Moyle's Fish Report 1990 May

Box 2:4

Putah Creek Declarations 1990 August

Box 2:5

Kevin Williams Letter to Dawson 1990 August

Box 2:6

Tom Kennedy's Field Notes 1990 September-December

Box 2:7

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Solano Irrigation District Pleading Clip No. 1 1990

Box 2:8

Hydrologic Analysis of the Mace Ranch Portion of the Proposed Yolo Basin Wildlife Area 1990

Box 2:9-11

Court Documents #1 1990

Box 2:12-14

Court Documents #2 1990

Box 2:15-16

Court Documents #3 1990

Box 2:17

Court Documents #4 1990

Box 2:18-19

Court Documents #5 1990

Box 2:20

Putah Creek Council, Plaintiff and Respondent v. Solano Irrigation District 1990

Box 2:21

Putah Creek Council minutes and agendas 1990-1994

Box 3:1-6

Putah Creek Council Court Cases 1990-1995

Box D Folio 8

Exhibit #61: Putah Creek Water Rights Defendants Trial Exhibits 1990-1995

Box 3:7

Environs Article, Vol. 14, No. 2 1991 January

Box 3:8

Okita Presentation, Water Law Conference 1991 May

Box 3:9

Mofo Pro Bono for Others, Putah Creek Council, Pleadings #6 1991

Box 3:10-12

Anadromous Fish - Documents and Correspondence 1991

Box 3:13

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 7 1991

Box 3:14-15

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 8 1991

Box 3:16

John Mann Report 1991 December-1992 January

Box 3:17-18

Putah Creek Council Correspondence 1991-1996

Box 3:19

Virginia Dains: Survey and Assessment of Riparian Vegetation Along Putah Creek From 1990 and 1991 1992 January

Box 3:20

Draft, Lower Putah Creek Resource Management Plan 1992 May

Box 3:21

Durbin Declaration 1992 May

Box 3:22

Kim Laur Field Notes 1992 June

Box 3:23

Gus Yates Temperature Survey 1992 October

Box 3:24-25

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 13 1992

Box 4:1

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 14 1992

Box 4:2

Putah Creek Articles 1992

Box 4:3-4

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 15 1992

Box 4:5-6

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 9 1992

Box 4:7-8

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 10 1992

Box 4:9-10

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 11 1992

Box 4:11-12

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 12 1992-1993

Box 4:13

Gus Yates Hydrographs, Flow Recommendations 1993 February

Box 4:14

Reconnaissance Planning Report 1993 August

Box 4:15

Testimony of Darrell Wong 1993 September

Box 4:16

Technical Meeting at UC Davis 1993 November 12

Box 4:17

History and Management of Fisheries, Peter Moyle 1993 November

Box 4:18

Putah Creek Council Proposal 1993 December

Box 4:19

Presentation to Bill Dendy 1993 December

Box 4:20

Report to Congress, Reconnaissance Planning Report 1993

Box 4:21

Putah Creek Articles 1993

Box 4:22-23

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 16 1993

Box 5:1-2

Putah Creek Council, Environmental Litigation, Pleading Clip No. 17 1993

Box 5:3-4

Pleading Vol. 1 1993

Box 5:5-6

Pleading Vol. 2 1993

Box 5:7

Fish and Wildlife Resource Management Options for Lower Putah Creek, California 1993

Box 5:8

Bradley Cavallo, Effects of Flow Regime on Abundance of Native Fishes 1994 February

Box 5:9

Solano Proposal 1994 February

Box 5:10

Miscellaneous Data 1994 March

Box 5:11

Summary of Priority Species Changing 1994 May

Box 5:12

Krovoza Memorandum 1994 May

Box 5:13

Yates Evaluation of Flows and Temperatures 1994 June

Box 5:14

Proposal: Putah Creek Fish Sampling, Marchetti Data Sheets 1994 June

Box 5:15

Jean Baldridge 1994 September

Box 5:16-17

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 3 1994

Box 5:18

Correspondence and Meeting Notes 1994-1995

Box 5:19

News and Press Contacts 1994-1999

Box 5:20-21

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 4 1995

Box 5:22-23

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 5 1995

Box 5:24-25

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 6 1995

Box 6:1-2

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 7 1995

Box 6:3-4

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 8 1995

Box 6:5-6

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 9 1995

Box 6:7-8

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 10 1995

Box 6:9

Putah Creek Council's Objections to Declaration of Stephen Wee and Exhibits 1995

Box 6:10

Bay Delta - Putah Creek Council Comments 1995

Box 6:11

Biological Opinion for the Interim Water Contract Renewals 1995

Box 6:12

Bay Delta - EIR I 1995

Box 6:13

Bay Delta - EIR II 1995

Box 6:14

Water Rights, Pleadings Vol. 11 1995

Box 6:15

Putah Creek Week (Planning) 1995-1996

Box 6:16

Fundraising 1995-2000

Box 6:17

Native Species Recovery Plan 1996 January

Box 6:18

Putah Creek News 1996 September

Box 6:19

Native Species Recovery Plan for Lower Putah Creek, California 1996

Box 6:20

Court Case 1996

Box 6:21

Putah Creek Council, Plaintiff vs. Solano Irrigation District 1996

Box 6:22-23

Putah Creek Trial Exhibits, Solano Permits and Contracts 1996

Box 6:24

Putah Creek Council Newsletter 1996

Box 6:25

Measured and Simulated Temperatures in Putah Creek, Yolo, and Solano Counties, California 1996

Box 6:26

Putah Creek News with Notes on Trial 1996

Box 7:1-2

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 12 1996

Box 7:3-4

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 13 1996

Box 7:5-6

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 14 1996

Box 7:7

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 15 1996

Box 7:8-9

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 16 1996

Box 7:10-11

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 17 1996

Box 7:12

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 18 1996

Box 7:13-14

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 19 1996

Box 7:15-16

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 20 1996

Box 7:17-18

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 21 1996

Box 7:19-20

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 22 1996

Box 8:1-2

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 23 1996

Box 8:3-4

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 24 1996

Box 8:5-6

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 25 1996

Box 8:7-9

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 26 1996

Box 8:10

Yolo County Documents 1996-1998

Box 8:11

Solano County Water Agency 1996-1998

Box 8:12

Putah Creek News, Vol. 9 No. 1- Vol. 11 No. 2 1996 Fall-1998 Spring

Box 8:13

Putah Creek News 1997 Spring/Summer

Box 8:14

Putah Creek News Clips 1997

Box 8:15

Water Management Planning in the Central Valley Project 1997

Box 8:16-18

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 27 1997

Box 8:19

The Yolo County Code 1997

Box 8:20

City Award - Measures 1997

Box 8:21

Keeper Award 1997

Box 8:22

Wastewater Treatment Plant Replacement Project 1997

Box 8:23

PCC 1997-1998

Box 9:1-2

Water Rights, Court of Appeal Pleadings Vol. 2 1997-1998

Box 9:3

Steering Committee 1997-1999

Box 9:4-7

Water Rights, Pleading Vol. 28 1997-2002

Box 9:8

Water Rights, Appeal Pleading Vol. 6 1998

Box 9:9-10

Water Rights, Appeal Pleading Vol. 7 1998

Box 9:11

Water Rights, Pleading: Request for Judicial Notice 1998

Box 9:12

Putah Creek Council 1998

Box 9:13

Putah Creek News 1998

Box 9:14

Keepers Awards 1998

Box 9:15-16

Water Rights, Court of Appeak Pleadings Vol. 3 1998

Box 9:17-18

Water Rights, Court of Appeal Pleadings Vol. 4 1998

Box 9:19-20

Water Rights, Court of Appeal Pleadings Vol. 5 1998

Box 10:1

A.F. Evidence - Maps 1998

Box 10:2

Animals 1998

Box 10:3-4

Biological Assessment Addressing Species in Putah Creek and Lake Berryessa 1998

Box 10:5

Wildlife Habitat Monitoring Program Lower Putah Creek, California 1998

Box 10:6

K-Renew Docs. III 1998

Box 10:7

K-Renew Docs II 1998-1999

Box 10:8-10

Steelhead Current 1998-2000

Box 10:11

Putah Creek News, Vol. 11 No.3 - Vol. 13 No. 1 1998 Fall-2000 Spring

Box 10:12

Putah Creek News 1998-2002

Box 10:13

Hunting 1999

Box 10:14

K-Renewal Letters 1999

Box 10:15

K-Renewal 1999

Box 10:16

K-Renew Docs. I 1999

Box 10:17

Water Rights, SCWA Contract Renewal Pleading Vol. 1 1999

Box 10:18

Water Rights, Appeal Pleading Vol. 8 1999

Box 10:19

Final Environmental Impact Report for Implementation of the 1995 Bay Delta Vol. 1 1999

Box 10:20

Informal Science and Environmental Education 1999

Box 10:21

Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act Report 1999

Box 10:22

Hammon 1999

Box 11:1

Biological Opinion for the Solano Project Water Service Contract Renewal 1999

Box 11:2

Solano Water Service Contract Renewal Draft Initial Study / Environmental Assessment 1999

Box 11:3

Final Environmental Impact Report for the Consolidated and Conformed Place of Use 1999

Box 11:4

Final Environmental Impact Report for Implement of the 1995 Bay / Delta Vol. 3 1999

Box 11:5-6

Keeper Annvaz Meeting 1999

Box 11:7

Restoration Plan 1999

Box 11:8

Correspondence to Joe Krovoza 2000

Box 11:9

Putah Creek Council, Merits Appeal 2000

Box 11:10

Putah Creek Council, Appeal: Fee Award 2000

Box 11:11

Restoration Primer - San Francisco Estuary Project 2000

Box 11:12

Critical Water Shortage Contingency Plan 2000

Box 11:13

Putah Creek Chinook Salmon 2000

Box 11:14

Putah Creek Council, Merits Appeal Vol. 1 2000

Box 11:15

Settlement Agreement and Stipulation 2000

Box 11:17

Putah Creek News 2000-2002

Box 11:18

Putah Creek Council 2000-2002

Box 11:19

Putah Creek News, Vol.13 No. 2 - Vol. 14 No.1 2000 Summer-2002 Summer

Box 11:20

Between the Dams: Creating the Putah Creek Discovery Corridor 2001

Box 11:21

Yolo Flyway 2001-2002

Box 11:22

Stipulation to Change Amended Judgements 2002

Box 11:23

Putah Creek Council, General Pleadings Vol. 29 2002

Box 11:24

Program Coordination Search 2002

Box 11:25

Newsletter of the Lower Putah Creek Coordinating Committee 2002

Box 11:26

Background on Appeal undated

Box 11:27

By Pass Meeting Issue undated

Box 11:28

City Lands undated

Box 11:29

Cleanups / Waivers Releases undated

Box 11:30

Corps of Engineers undated

Box 11:31

Education Grants undated

Box 11:32

Ethobotany of the Putah and Cache Creeks Eco-Region undated

Box 11:33

Exhibits #54: Flower Regimes [Transparencies] undated

Box 11:34

Exhibits #97: Table 2 Picnic Pond Data undated

Box 11:16

Exhibits #109: Slide Show undated

Box 12:1-2

Expert: David Mullen, Documents File #1, Opposing Counsel's Copy undated

Box 12:3-4

Expert: David Mullen, Documents File #2, Opposing Counsel's Copy undated

Box 12:5-6

Expert: David Mullen, Documents File #3, Opposing Counsel's Copy undated

Box 12:7

Flows undated

Box 12:8

Gus Yates Hydrology Graph undated

Box 12:9

Illustrator-Collett, Brian undated

Box 12:10

Mapping undated

Box 12:11-12

Miscellaneous undated

Box 12:13

Correspondence undated

Box 12:14

Miscellaneous Documents undated

Box 12:15

Mullens Field undated

Box 12:16

Noise Issue undated

Box 12:17-18

Old Settlements undated

Box 12:19

PCC Poster Advertisement undated

Box 12:20

Pictures of Day Channel undated

Box 12:21

Pictures of Maps and Fish undated

Box 12:22

Prop. 204 Grant undated

Box 12:23

Putah undated

Box 12:24

Putah Creek Articles undated

Box 13:1

Putah Creek Council Begins Its Seventh Year undated

Box 13:2-10

Putah Creek Council Court Cases undated

Box 13:11

Putah Creek Council, Plaintiff, Respondent and Cross-Appellant v. Solano Irrigation District undated

Box 13:12

Putah Creek Council Poster Order Form undated

Box 13:13

Putah Creek Council v. Solano Irrigation District undated

Box 13:14

Putah Creek Council Letterhead undated

Box 13:15

Putah Creek Map undated

Box 13:16-17

Putah Creek News undated

Box 13:18

Putah Creek News Articles undated

Box 13:19-22

Putah Creek Trial Exhibits Vol. 1 (Nos. 1-20) undated

Box 14:1-5

Putah Creek Trial Exhibits Vol. 2 (Nos. 21-37) undated

Box 14:6-11

Putah Creek Trial Exhibits Vol. 3 (Nos. 38-40) undated

Box 14:12

Putah Creek Water Rights Plaintiffs Trial Exhibit #55 undated

Box 14:13

Putah Creek-Yolo Housing Authority Project undated

Box 14:14

Putah Legal Support-Pretrial Documents undated

Box 14:15

Resource Stewardship undated

Box 14:16-18

Settlement undated

Box 14:19

Solano Water Education Program undated

Box 14:20

Sylvia undated

Box 14:21

Talks undated

Box 14:22

Urban Creek Council undated

Box 14:23

United States Dept. of Interior Organizational Chart undated

Box 14:24

Validation undated

Box 14:25-26

Water Quality undated

Box 15:1

Plaintiff's Exhibit 41 undated

Box 15:2

Plaintiff's Exhibit 66 undated

Box 15:3

Plaintiff's Exhibit 109 undated

Box 15:4

Plaintiff's Exhibit 118-159 undated

Box 15:5

Plaintiff's Exhibit 160-167 undated

Box 15:6

Plaintiff's Exhibit 168-179 undated