- DWR awards $1 Million to each of Sonoma County’s three Groundwater Sustainability Agencies
- Lower American River water quality monitoring shows elevated levels of E. coli bacteria
- Water Available for Aquifer Replenishment report released by Department of Water Resources
- March’s Precipitation helped but was no Miracle; Snowpack increased to 52 percent of average
- Updated Water Allocations for Friant and North of the Delta Contractors released by Reclamation
More Drought News
Folsom Lake Reservoir forced to dump water during California drought
California is beginning to receive desperately needed rain and snow through a series of...
- Posted March 4, 2016
El Nino fails to meet expectations
According to a recent snowpack survey, California has 83 percent of its annual snowpack....
- Posted March 2, 2016
LADWP to hold hearings on Urban Water Management Plan
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) will be holding two public...
- Posted February 28, 2016
EPA map allows for tracking of contaminated water
In light of the Flint, Michigan water crisis, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released...
- Posted February 24, 2016
Central Valley water agencies consider merger
West Side Irrigation District (WSDI) and Byron Bethany Irrigation District (BBID), both located in...
- Posted February 23, 2016
Groundwater Management Act draft released
Earlier this week, the Department of Water Resources released their draft of proposed regulations...
- Posted February 21, 2016
Water Board files lawsuit against Army Corps of Engineers over drinking water violations
On Friday, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) filed a lawsuit against the...
- Posted February 20, 2016
FEMA: More homeowners, businesses purchasing flood insurance
In preparation for El Nino, a record number of Californians have purchased flood insurance...
- Posted February 18, 2016
How the drought impacted agriculture in 2015
The California Department of Food and Agriculture released their annual report regarding agricultural statistics...
- Posted February 15, 2016
Slight progress shown in weekly drought update
The U.S. Drought Monitor’s weekly update shows California is making slight progress. Although El...
- Posted February 14, 2016