Term 91 will apply, according to CA. DWR. as of Monday. Negotiations were ongoing previously, but the necessity of keeping flows up for the salmon in the Sac. prevents any wiggle room from the state. The big districts that get supply from the Sac. Are likely to be cut back or prevented from diverting. GCID, RD 108, Princeton Codora Glen, Provident and some others. These districts irrigate about 300,000 acres, not all of which is rice, but will likely cut about seventy or eighty thousand acres of flooded rice out of the equation.
If we don't get significant rainfall, in the next month or so, that is the way it will be. Those with water will shoot well, those not flooded, won't hunt, and the pie won't be as large next year.