- Reclamation announces start of 2020 spring flow releases on the Trinity River as part of restoration program
- CDFW Issues Permit to DWR for Long-Term Operations of the State Water Project
- March Storms Not Enough to Offset Dry Winter
- Reclamation awards $7.5 million for communities to prepare and respond to drought
- Warm, Dry Conditions Lead to Below Average Snowpack
More Drought News
Central Valley Plan OK’d by State Water Board to Reduce Nitrates in Groundwater, Surface Waters
After 13 years of work, a plan to reduce nitrate contamination and salt build-up...
- Posted October 27, 2019
Federal Agencies Focused on Improving Water Prediction for Western U.S. with Action Plan
The Western United States has increasing been subject to the whims of Mother Nature...
- Posted October 22, 2019
Central Valley Water Board Plan to Reduce Nitrate Contamination in Groundwater Gets Approval
Help is on the way, both immediate and long-term, for the nitrate and salt...
- Posted October 20, 2019
Harmful Algal Blooms Found in Two Separate San Bernardino County Water Bodies
Two have been found to have blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) and state water authorities are...
- Posted October 17, 2019
Reclamation Announces Funding Opportunity for Cost-Effective Desalination and Water Purification
A new funding opportunity has been released by the Bureau of Reclamation its Desalination...
- Posted October 13, 2019
San Diego Foundation Awards $364,000 to Six Agencies to Assist with Diminishing Water Supplies
Six nonprofit agency programs will share in $364,000 in 2019 grants from The San...
- Posted October 12, 2019
Department of Water Resources Enlists New Wildfire Prevention Staff – Goats and Sheep
Unlike some of the Department of Water Resources’ (DWR) staff the newest recruits never...
- Posted October 7, 2019
Stored Water Provides Strong Start to Water Year 2020
Oh, what a difference a year can make! A year ago, at the start...
- Posted October 4, 2019
Oilfield Activities in Western Kern County are Increasing Groundwater Salinity
In accordance with Senate Bill 4 authored by former Senator Frances J. “Fran” Pavley...
- Posted September 26, 2019
Nevada County Issues South Yuba River No Swim Advisory, Prelim Results Show High levels of E. coli
Nevada County Environmental Health issued a No Swim Advisory for the South Yuba River...
- Posted September 25, 2019