A federal judge on Tuesday said water officials must consider humans along with fish in limiting use of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta for irrigation, a step that eventually could mean more water for some farmers.


U.S. District Judge Oliver W. Wanger's decision also found that urban and agricultural water users made convincing arguments that the federal government's science didn't prove that increased pumping from the delta imperiled salmon.


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