Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

William R. Gianelli: The California State Dept. of Water Resources 1967-1973

Interviewee(s):
Gianelli, William R.
Interviewer(s):
Chall, Malca
Title:
William R. Gianelli: The California State Dept. of Water Resources 1967-1973
Abstract:
Role of the California Water Commission, water transfer issues; Burns-Porter Act; State Department of Water Resources, 1967-1973: financing completion of State Water Project, tidelands oil funds, electric power contracts; policy on recreation, the peripheral canal, Dos Rios Dam, San Luis Drain, groundwater management; Central Arizona Project, Western States Water Council; environmentalists, administrative controls in state and federal governments.
Subject area(s):
Natural Resources, Land Use, and the Environment
Politics, Law, and Policy
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1985
Project:
Ronald Reagan Gubernatorial Era
Oskicat record:
b10545635
Rights:
Gianelli, William R. "William R. Gianelli: The California State Dept. of Water Resources 1967-1973." Interview by Malca Chall in 1985. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1986.