U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service

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Population Of Channel Islands Fox Roars Back After Near Extinction

A once nearly-extinct species is now flourishing in the six largest islands in the Channel Islands system.


The Los Angeles Aqueduct carries water from the snow-capped Sierra Nevada Mountains, which carry less snow than normal, to major urban areas of Southern California.

Feds Announce Another $14M For Calif. Drought

Federal officials have pledged another $14 million to help California through its worst drought in recorded history.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/05/2014

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Environmental Group To Sue Feds Over SoCal Frog

An environmental group says it plans to file a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on allegations that the agency failed to develop a recovery plan for the endangered Southern California mountain yellow-legged frog.