East Bay customers will pay more for their water now that a drought surcharge and rate increase has taken effect.
The holiday weekend is expected to be a busy one for many California state parks, and officials are reminding people to be safe outdoors.
A political activist says companies that take water from California’s ground should pay a fair amount for it – and he’s collecting signatures for an initiative to go on the 2016 ballot that would tax bottled water.
California’s severe drought is taking a serious toll on San Francisco’s aging sewer system.
Homes in a Central Valley neighborhood are the latest casualty of California’s historic drought. The parched, dry weather is causing them to literally sink into the ground.
Private Computers Needed To Determine If Mysterious ‘Blob’ Of Warm Water In Pacific Is Causing CA Drought
The Blob is a mass of warm water lurking in the Pacific, and scientists need volunteers to help them determine if it’s causing California’s historic drought.
California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation making public the logs that water well drillers file with the state.
The State Water Resources Control Board on Friday ordered cutbacks for San Francisco to stop taking some of its water from the Tuolumne River despite the city’s decades-old water rights.
CropX allows farmers to use wireless sensors that send soil readings to the cloud and the startup’s software determines how much water different areas of the field need.
California’s prolonged drought has created opportunities for prospectors and miners panning, sluicing, chiseling and diving for gold.