Fanelli’s Dairy is known for its Jersey cows. But two months ago, it received a new creature on the farm. One whose population averages 10,000 per square meter.
There are fears over contaminated drinking water. New state records show that California regulators have authorized gas and oil companies to inject wastewater into thousands of protected aquifers.
The plan calls for initial production of 15 million gallons a day by 2023 and 83 million gallons a day by 2035, or about one-third of the city’s water supply.
The people who run a local water treatment plant are accused of polluting the water. Now the Linda County Water District is facing fines of more than $100,000.
Yuba City businesses owners could soon be getting an unexpected bill in the mail. The city council voted to force businesses to pay for a billing error that undercharged for wastewater.
A federal appeals court is considering arguments that challenge the planned use of treated wastewater to make snow at an Arizona ski resort.