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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.
Mark Wahlberg, Diddy Donating 1 Million Bottles Of Water To Flint ResidentsA bottled water company owned in part by Sean "Diddy" Combs and Mark Wahlberg is pledging to donate 1 million bottles of water to the residents of Flint, Michigan.
California Considers Easing Some Water Conservation MandatesCalifornia is considering easing water conservation mandates for some cities and towns in the state's drought.
Water Leak Forces Shutdown Of California AqueductA break in the California Aqueduct has halted the flow of water in the canal that supplies millions of Southern California residents, but there's no concern that taps will run dry, officials said Wednesday.
Californians Miss Water Conservation Target In NovemberState officials say drought-stricken California used 20 percent less water in November, once again missing the 25 percent conservation mandate set by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Elephant Seal Found Along Bay Area Highway Still Trying To Reach LandWildlife experts and law enforcement officials on Monday worked to keep a determined elephant seal off a Northern California highway that it has repeatedly tried to cross, snarling traffic in the area.
Wet Storms Making Positive Impact On California DroughtStorms have consistently rolled through our region recently, but the question we’ve gotten over and over is whether they are really making a dent on our drought?
California Regulators Propose Relaxing Water Conservation In Some CitiesState regulators say they're considering relaxing conservation targets that have required some California communities to cut use by 25 percent during historic drought.
Water Conservation Targets Could Be Extended Through October 2016State regulators are expected to propose changes this week to California’s water conservation mandate that has required communities throughout the state to reduce use by 25 percent.

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