Winter Runoff Straining Delta's LeveesFor engineer Christopher Neudeck, the levee reinforcement near Discovery Bay is just one small piece of a giant challenge left by an extraordinary winter.
Rivers Across The West Turn Dangerous As Days Warm, Snow MeltsThe melting record snowfall on Western peaks this winter has contributed to at least 14 river deaths and prompted officials to close sections of rivers popular with swimmers, rafters and anglers.
Snowmelt Threatens To Flood San Joaquin River, Mokelumne RiverHigh levels of water along rivers and reservoirs are keeping emergency management teams on alert.
Snowmelt Prompts Flood Advisory For Truckee River Near Lake TahoeThe National Weather Service in Reno has issued a flood advisory for a section of the Truckee River where it flows out of Lake Tahoe.
More Rain, Snowmelt Prompt Reopening Of Damaged Oroville SpillwayDespite needing tens of millions of dollars in repair, the Oroville Spillway is being called back into action.
Latest Sierra Snowpack Measure Fall Well Short Of NormalThere’s more bad news for Californians dependent upon Sierra snowmelt for water—the state snow survey on Tuesday measured just 30 percent of normal.