CA drought needs 11 trillion gallons of water

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It will take about 11 trillion gallons of water to recover from California’s continuing drought…

California’s drought status unchanged despite rain

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Drought experts say 99.7 percent of California remains in moderate drought or worse despite recent heavy rains…

Wet weather brings floods, outages to Bay Area

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Continuing showers are causing floods and power outages throughout the Bay Area…

New storm could bring 4 inches of rain to Bay Area

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Rain is causing flooding, blocking roadways and disrupting transit in the Bay Area Tuesday morning…

San Francisco leads state in water conservation efforts

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San Francisco residents use less water than any other urban area in California…

Pleasanton: Fire destroys homes under construction

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A one-alarm fire in Pleasanton that destroyed two homes under construction in a new subdivision Tuesday morning…

Forecasters say rain likely on Halloween in Bay Area

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Bay Area trick-or-treaters and Halloween revelers may need to add an umbrella to their costumes this Friday…

Rain Barrel Rebate Program

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The Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency and participating member agencies are offering rebates of up to $100…

Silicon Valley’s first ever water summit

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Because of California drought, the statewiede including Silicon Valley are challenged to find solutions to manage the drought and secure long-term water supplies…

Winter not expected to end California drought

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Federal forecasters don’t expect California to get enough rain and snow this winter to end the state’s ongoing drought…

Rain showers predicted over Bay Area Wednesday, Thursday

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The Bay Area can expect to see its greatest rainfall since April when showers pass through the region Wednesday and Thursday…

Light rain forecasted in the Bay Area

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Long-awaited rain is expected to arrive in the Bay Area Wednesday afternoon but likely won’t be much…

San Jose declares water shortage of 20% citywide

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The City Council of San Jose declares water shortage of 20% citywide to impose mandatory restrictions on water usage…

Overdrafting aquifers may trigger earthquakes and increase flood risk,

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The new studay by West Washington University shows overdrafting aquifers may increase the risk of earthquakes on the nearby San Andreas Fault…

SFPUC water restriction

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SFPUC water restriction…

58 percent of California in highest drought rank

Federal drought monitors say 58 percent of California now is locked in their highest category of drought….

UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding

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The campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst…

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

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

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

California drought leads to water theft

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

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

Alameda plans to raise water rate

Alameda plans to raise water rate…

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

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

Drought impact on summer food prices

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