We asked for more media involvement and Linda Yee, KPIX Channel 5 News picked up the gauntlet, producing a two-part series that aired Friday November 15th. The first covered Delta farmer (Hemley Farms), boaters (McCleery’s on the Delta), businessmen (Bill Pease at his marina) and community concerns in the video taken at the second BDCP In-Delta meeting at the Brentwood Library (including John and Diana Senter and Bob Ackerly).
The second piece features Bobby Brown, bass fisherman, and Linda Yee does a good job exposing Paramount Farms’ role including the Resnicks and their primary ownership of the Kern Water Bank.
- Nov. 15, 2013 Channel 5 News at 6 PM – Proposed Delta Water Tunnels Reignite Battle over Water Rights. Linda Yee, KPIX, news story on the impact of the Delta Tunnels on local communities and farmers.
- Nov. 15, 2013 Channel 5 News at 11 PM – Fish become the Focus in War over Future of Delta WaterLinda Yee, KPIX, exposes on the money behind the tunnels and Paramount Farms.