Californians support mandates to cut water use

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A new poll shows nearly 80% of Californians support mandates to force customers to cut their water use during the serious drought…

California agency approves hiring “water cops”

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A water agency in the Silicon Valley will hire several “water cops” to issue fines to people caught wasting water…

California couple warned for having brown lawn

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A Southern California couple who scaled back watering due to drought received a letter from the city of Glendora warning…

California approves fines for water-wasters

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California water regulators have voted to approve fines up to $500 a day for residents who waste water…

California water use rises amid severe drought

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Californians have increased their water consumption this year during the severe drought, despite pleas from the governor to conserve…

California board considers fines for water wasters

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Wasting water outdoors amid the state’s drought will cost Californians up to $500 a day for violations…

California drought leads to water theft

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One homeowner in Central Valley found his water tank drained by thieves. That tank holds 2,500 gallons of water…

California fish evacuated due to drought

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Rainbow trout and steelhead are being evacuated from two hatcheries amid concern California’s drought…

SFPUC plans mandatory water rationing

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SFPUC may impose mandatory water rationing for the first time in more than 20 years…

Alameda plans to raise water rate

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Alameda plans to raise water rate…

Drought covers 100% of CA for first time in 15 years

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For the first time in 15 years… the entire state of California is in a drought….

Drought impact on summer food prices

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The effects of drought could hit the food markets in California soon. A Chinese farmer predicts that the wholesale prices for fresh produce…

Storm hits Bay Area

More rain is on its way to the Bay Area as early as Monday, and weather forecasters said to expect cold temperatures…

Young salmon trucked downstream due to drought

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The severe drought in California is prompting state and federal wildlife officials to launch an unusual rescue operation involving …

Contra Costa asks users to cut water use by 15%

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The Contra Costa Water District is asking its users to cut their water use by 15 percent in an effort to help weather the ongoing drought…

Drought tolerant plants reduce water usage up to 90%

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Many cities have declared the mandatory water restrictions due to California drought. To have drought tolerant plants in your garden would help you reduce the water usage up to 90 percent…

Bay Area rainfall levels still dangerously low

Rainy season is quickly coming to a close and rainfall in the Bay Area has been far below normal for this time of year…

Drought conditions persist despite recent rain

Even with a few more days of scattered showers in the forecast this week, rain totals around the Bay Area are still well below normal…

NASA turns research to California drought

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NASA scientists have begun deploying satellites and other advanced technology to help California…

Produce may cost more due to California drought

California farmers are facing a drought disaster and it could have a ripple effect nationwide…

Rain is forecast for Bay Area starting Wednesday

A series of storms is expected to bring much-needed rain to the Bay Area starting on Wednesday…

Customers asked to cut water usage by 20%

Residents and businesses in Dublin and parts of San Ramon are being asked to voluntarily cut their water use by 20 percent…

Napa Valley vintners prepare for drought

With California in the grips of severe drought, Napa Valley wine grape growers say some vines are ripening early and that …

Save every drop to help stretch water supply further

The City of San Francisco has no need to do water restrictions yet but saving every drop is urgent to help stretch our water supply…