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Coalition response…The diversion of water that flows through the Delta has never amounted to 50% of Sacramento River flows and will not under the Bay Delta Conservation plan (BDCP). No one has advocated the 50% diversion level that misinformed individuals and groups claim will take place. Such claims are used by those who do not believe in the science that has developed the proposed BDCP in an attempt to spread misinformation. Visit www.farmwater.org/exportthrottle.pdf to learn the facts of diversions.