Running On Empty: Cal Fire Chief Ken Pimlott
July 31, 2014 5:00 AM
- Highlights: Californians Paying More For Water In Drought - Some California residents are finding themselves in an ironic bind where they have to pay more while using less water in the drought.
- Record Water Savings Shows Big Cuts To California Supplies Feasible - Water use in drought-stricken California plunged by record levels in May, and Gov. Jerry Brown's administration cited that as proof cities can hit steep summer conservation targets they have blasted as unfair.
- Areas That Conserved Most, Least During California Drought - California's drought-stricken cities posted record water savings in May, ahead of mandatory conservation targets that took effect in June.
- California Cities Cut Water Use 29 Percent, Biggest Savings Yet In Drought - California cities hit record conservation during the drought after cutting water use 29 percent in May, according to data released by a state agency Wednesday.
- In The Garden With Nick Federoff: How To Avoid Over-Watering Your Plants - Gardening guru Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News Saturday morning to demonstrate how to avoid over-watering your lawn and plants during California's historic drought. For more information, visit ThingsGreen.com.
(KNX 1070) — The drought has forced firefighters across California to rethink the way they fight fires. KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO producer Laraine Herman spoke with Cal Fire Chief Ken Pimlott.