Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California has come out with a new drought relief bill that emphasizes long-term investments in desalination, recycling and new or expanded reservoirs.
California’s largest cities say they’re meeting mandatory water conservation targets ordered by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Nothing about California’s water system is easy, but this is one of the most complicated parts where solutions are urgently needed, but answers are hard to come by.
If you think the aqueduct is sending water from Northern California to Southern California, you may be in for a surprise
Before visiting Tulare County, a place where wells have gone dry and some people are living in third-world conditions, we went to a place deep in the Mojave Desert that offers a dire warning of what can happen when the water runs out.
McCloud Community Services District General Manager Wayne Grigsby claims 100 million gallons of water went to waste, and it’s all the State Water Resources Control Board’s fault.
The most ancient of California’s water rights are locked away in a dusty old safe. Some of the documents date back more than a century.
A glance on Google Earth shows it’s a 200-square mile community of just 14,000 people. By land area, it’s the third-largest city in the state. But it’s miles of empty land.
The first stop was the largest nursery in Southern California, Altman Plants, but it wasn’t for the plants. It was to see how one of the Los Angeles-area’s biggest water users was able to cut water use in half.
California’s drought is a lucrative business opportunity in Silicon Valley, as a flood of high-tech startups are finding new ways to save water.
As thick white smoke billows over Nevada County, an intense firefight continues in this steep terrain.
A new video posted Wednesday highlights the state’s continued state of drought.