Water Supply

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California Snowpack At 18 Percent Of Average

With summer approaching state water managers say California’s snowpack is at 18 percent of average for the date.


2013 was a record dry year for many communities in California. (Getty Images)

California marks 2013 as historically dry year

Sacramento ended 2013 14 inches below average rainfall.


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Calif. Moves To Coordinate Work On Water Issues

Leaders of the three state agencies that deal with California water availability, quality and consumption said Thursday they will begin looking at the issues comprehensively rather than dealing with each problem separately.


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S.F. Authorities Filling Up Reservoirs With Water Before Rim Fire Ash Taints Supplies

San Francisco water authorities are scrambling to fill area reservoirs with water from their source in the Sierra Nevada before ash from a wildfire near Yosemite National Park taints supplies.


California Water Projections Raised As Storms Roll In

Water officials say recent storms have given California the best early-season water supply outlook in five years.