Talks about the history of water development on the Kings and San Joaquin rivers.
Former member of Congress for Fresno and Tulare counties. Talked about dealing with California water issues in the Congress, as well as giving opinions about current stalemates over water legislation in Washington.
Long time water lawyer involved with the Mono Lake cases and current general manager of the Westlands Water District.
Attorney representing several east-side irrigation districts during the negotiations over the San Joaquin River Settlement and the Central Valley Project Improvement Act.
Fresno water lawyer talking about the litigation leading to the San Joaquin River Settlement and salmon restoration plan.
George Ballis is the former director of National Land for People that sued the Westlands Water District over non-compliance with the 160-acre limitation in Reclamation law.
Former chief of staff to Congressman Tony Coelho and point person on the 1982 Reclamation Reform Act ending the battle over the 160-acre limitation in Reclamation Law.
Founder of Woolf Farms in the Westlands Water District. He got his start by buying land from Russell Giffen when Giffen was compelled to sell land under the 160-acre limitation.