Illegal Pot Farms Plague Calaveras County, Encroach on Legal Grow OperationsCalaveras County legalized medical marijuana cultivation last year, seeking to tax the hundreds of farms that popped up in the region after a 2015 wildfire destroyed more than 500 homes.
Hmong Settlers Say Siskiyou County Pot-Grow Crackdown Smells Like DiscriminationWith hundreds of illegal marijuana grow gardens pockmarking the landscape, the Siskiyou County sheriff believes there's an interstate cartel at work. But some locals say he's not on the level.
Hundreds Of Illegal Marijuana Grow Operations Sprout In Shadow Of Mount ShastaWhat's unfolding in Siskiyou County is an epic race between growers and the law to see who can get to the countless grow gardens first.
Elusive Mammal Threatened By Illegal Pot FarmsIllegal marijuana farms may be to blame for the dwindling population of an elusive mammal many have never seen—the Pacific fisher.