California Drought

Some Yorba Linda Residents To See Water Service Fee Increases Despite ConservationSome residents in Yorba Linda should expect their water service fees to increase starting Oct. 1 despite conservation efforts.
Fountain Valley Offers Model For Places Without Enough WaterOrange County's natural water supplies come from just three sources: limited rain, a single unreliable river and aquifers.
More Cash For Less Grass? Riverside Considers New Rebate ProgramThe Riverside City Council is expected to vote this week on a plan to provide new rebates to homeowners who remove water-guzzling lawns.
Corona Del Mar Woman Captures 100 Gallons Of Rainwater Using Rocks, Plastic BagA Corona del Mar woman has come up with an inexpensive, makeshift way to save rainwater.
Laguna Lifts City Ban On New Pool Constructions In CityA ban has been put in place in Laguna Beach on all new pool construction due to the drought, meaning homeowners looking to beat the heat with a new pool are out of luck.
California Launches Website Where People Can Snitch On Water WastersCalifornia has multiple restrictions on water use, including banning washing cars with hoses that don't shut off and restricting lawn-watering within two days of rainfall. But enforcement varies widely across the parched state.
Fountain Valley Earns Top Water Conservation Spot In Orange CountyWhile California residents continue the struggle of trying to conserve water through the drought, one local community raised the bar for water management.
Experts Say Predicted El Nino System May Do More Harm To California Than GoodWhile the predicted El Niño system, expected to arrive this Winter, may bring with it plenty of much-needed rain, some experts believe it may do more harm to the drought-ridden region than good.
List Of Shower Shutdowns At California State BeachesThe state of California has released a list of public beaches that will have showers turned off in an effort to save water.
Public Showers At California State Beaches To Shut Down In Effort To Save WaterThe state of California has ordered that public showers at state beaches be shut down in an attempt to save water.
Satellite Images Show Why This Year's Predicted El Niño Could Be One Of Strongest In YearsThere is growing evidence that California could soon see one of the strongest El Niño events ever this winter – one that could put a dent in the state’s historic drought.
L.A. County Looks For Ways To Fund Catalina Desalination PlantLos Angeles County supervisors have agreed to look at ways of helping build a desalination plant for water-strapped Santa Catalina Island.