Running On Empty: Who’s Watching The Water?
- Gov. Brown Signs $1B Water Plan Amid Drought - Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Friday that speeds up $1 billion in water infrastructure spending amid the worst drought in a generation, although much of the plan was drawn with future dry years in mind.
- Calif. Senate Moves $1B Water Plan Amid Drought - The state Senate on Wednesday approved a $1 billion proposal to speed up spending on water projects and offer about $75 million in immediate aid to residents and wildlife in drought-stricken California.
- California First To Feel Hydro-Power Crunch Of Drought - Spring is arriving with the Pacific Northwest measuring near record-low-snowfall, and much of the rest of the West below average.
- Gov. Jerry Brown Proposes New $1 Billion Emergency Drought Relief Plan - Gov. Jerry Brown Thursday will announce new emergency relief legislation as California heads into a fourth drought year.
- Officials OK New Water Conservation Measures - State water officials Tuesday voted in favor of new changes for water usage as California heads into a fourth drought year.
(KNX 1070) — As California continues to dry out like a Central Valley prune, Charles Feldman reports it may surprise you to learn that we do a lousy job keeping track of how much water is being used in this drought – and by whom.