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California has the resources to prioritize drought resiliency through increasing water storage and delivery systems, Asm. Vince Fong writes. Will legislators and Gov. Newsom act?
September 8, 2021
Former San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer received a water education from members of the Latino Water Coalition, Fresno County Supervisors, and an assemblage of some of the top water experts in the region.
August 29, 2021
Water agencies and some of California's poor communities, located in the southern San Joaquin Valley, are confronting a new reality.
August 18, 2021
The U.S. ag secretary made the observation while touring a Helm ranch with Reps. Jim Costa and David Valadao with Calif. Ag Secretary Karen Ross.
August 5, 2021
Following six hours of input from agricultural and environmental players across the Golden State, California's top water regulator enacted its most intense cuts to water supplies on Tuesday.
August 3, 2021
With no end in sight to California’s water crisis, former San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer visited Fresno to unveil his plan to provide accessible, clean water throughout the state.
July 28, 2021
For most California water users, every drop is scrutinized, accounted for, and paid for, but not for all. It's time for regulators to get serious on illegal diversions of water.
July 25, 2021
The state's top regulator announced that water in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta would be unavailable for all water users moving forward and issuing orders to water users to cut back their use.
July 27, 2021
The Friant Water Authority and the Bureau of Reclamation held its second round of negotiations Thursday morning to hammer out key details about paying for repairs to the Friant-Kern Canal.
July 22, 2021
As California's drought worsens, a frenzy of activity on Capitol Hill has emerged in a call for Federal authorities to respond to immediate and long-term water issues plaguing the Golden State.
July 18, 2021