Farmers Deal Gov. Brown's Delta Tunnels Project A Major BlowFarmers in the nation's largest irrigation district on Tuesday voted against participating in Gov. Jerry Brown's $16 billion plans to build two giant tunnels to re-engineer California's north-south water delivery system.
Millions Of Californians Would Be On Hook For Delta Water TunnelsWater districts and households across California could be compelled to help pay for Gov. Jerry Brown's plans to build two giant tunnels to ferry water to cities and farms mainly in central and Southern California.
Dublin Residents Concerned About Drinking Water QualityResidents in a Dublin neighborhood are concerned about the safety of their drinking water after a sample test by officials last week revealed the presence of E.coli bacteria.
Coastal Town Near Santa Cruz Comes Close To Running Out Of WaterA coastal community near Santa Cruz came close to running out of water, despite the wettest winter California has seen in years.
Environmentalists File Lawsuit Over California's Delta Tunnels ProjectEnvironmentalists filed a lawsuit to stop California's proposed Delta water tunnels.
Feds Give Initial OK To Gov. Brown's Delta Tunnels ProjectU.S. wildlife officials gave crucial first approval Monday to California Gov. Jerry Brown's decades-old ambitions to build two massive tunnels that would re-engineer the water system in the nation's most populous state.
Oakland Waterways Are Carrying Too Much Garbage Into San Francisco BayThere’s a trash problem in Oakland that's so bad, it's polluting the San Francisco Bay. Now, Oakland may have to pay the price.
California Farmer Sues Oil Companies For Allegedly Contaminating Water Supply, Killing CropsA California farmer's irrigation water contained the very same salty compounds found in wastewater produced by dozens of nearby oil wells.
Sonoma County Water Agency Announces Rate HikeResidents and businesses served by the Sonoma County Water Agency will pay one to two percent more for water, despite conservation efforts during the years-long drought.
Americans Buying More Bottled Water Than SodaAn industry tracker says bottled water overtook soda as the No. 1 drink in the U.S. by sales volume last year.
Rain-Soaked Californians Using Less WaterCalifornians are using less water than they have in years, thanks partly to winter rains that are doing the lawn-watering for them.
Extraordinary Winter Tests California Flood Control InfrastructureThe crisis at the Oroville Dam can teach us a large lesson about the state of California's water infrastructure.