Court Upholds Decision To Transfer Mojave Desert Groundwater To Urban AreasA California appeals court has upheld a decision to allow the transfer of Mojave Desert groundwater to homes and businesses in Southern California.
Fire Crews Recover Body Of Drowning Victim In Oakdale ReservoirStanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District and Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department recovered the body of a drowning victim in Woodward Reservoir on Sunday.
California Districts Find Ways To Get By Without Federal Water AllotmentsThe East Stockton Water District and the Central San Joaquin Conservation District won’t be getting their allotments because the New Melones Reservoir was at 42 percent of its average.
Stockton Wants To Test Water Monthly For Lead, Copper LeechingCity water staff will drop off a kit with bottles and instructions. The homeowner will collect the water samples and then can leave the kit outside the front door, and the water department will come back to pick it up.
Five Gates On Folsom Dam Opened To Prepare For RainThe water level on the American River rose again today in the Sacramento area.
Police Urge Caution Near American River As Folsom Dam Releases IncreasePolice are urging people near the American River in the Cal Expo area to seek higher ground.
Sacramento Area Fire Crews Respond To Multiple Water RescuesSacramento Metro Fire and other agencies have responded to multiple Water Rescues in Sacramento today after water levels in canals, streams and creeks have risen.
Department Of Water Resources To Measure Sierra Snowpack On TuesdayState surveyors will travel up the Sierra Nevada Tuesday to take their monthly measurements of the snowpack after a mainly dry and warm February.
California Misses Water Conservation Target In DecemberState officials say residents of drought-stricken California used 18 percent less water in December than the same period in 2013 and fell short of the 25 percent conservation mandate set by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Stockton Water Meeting Questions Use Of Chloramine In City's Drinking SupplyEnvironmental activist Erin Brockovich says she came to Stockton, because citizens wanted answers about how safe the chemical is in the water supply.
Folsom Lake Water Level Rises Above Historical AverageFolsom Lake has crossed an important drought milestone: lake levels are now above the historical average for this date.
Water Content Of Sierra Snowpack Measures 15% Above Historical AverageOfficials say California has more snow than the drought-stricken state has seen in five years.