2016 Ballot Initiative Could Upend Gov. Brown's Delta Water Tunnels PlanA measure expected to qualify for the November 2016 ballot could threaten Gov. Jerry Brown's $15 billion twin tunnel plan to send water around the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
Report: Gov. Brown May Drop Part Of Delta Water Tunnels Project Gov. Jerry Brown is rethinking a major component of the state's proposed $25 billion twin-tunnel water project.
California Farmers Clash As Huge Amount Of Water Pumped From Delta Despite DroughtHuge amounts of water are mysteriously vanishing from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta -- and the prime suspects are farmers whose families have tilled fertile soil there for generations.
Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Fish Decline Amid DroughtFive fish species in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta saw their numbers drop last year amid the state's historic drought.
Best Cheap Long Weekend Trips In The Bay AreaRead on for five of the best long weekend trips in the Bay Area.
Closer Look: Focus On Natural Gas Recalls Delta Town's HeydayWith a renewed emphasis on natural gas as a cleaner-burning alternative fuel, Rio Vista -- at the center of one of the state's biggest gas fields -- should benefit but there are signs that the gas wells are slowly giving out.