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.
Dodger Stadium Battles Drought With Cutting-Edge 'Skywell' De-HumidifierAs local residents and businesses continue to feel the pressure to use less water, all they have to do is look to the oldest Major League Baseball stadium on the west coast, who is hitting out out of the park for water conservation.
Scientist Says 'June Gloom' Disappearing As Weather Ripple Effect Escalates DroughtScientists say a ripple effect is making California's drought even worse, as the state's annual "June Gloom" cloud cover has been disappearing over recent years.
Mandatory Water Restrictions Made Official Monday As State Raises Drought Emergency LevelMonday marked a point in California's drought saga in which talk progressed into action. New mandatory water restrictions became official Monday, following months of discussion and debate, as the state continues to battle the historic drought.
Severe Cutbacks On Water Use 'A Necessary Evil' Says Nonprofit That Oversees Cemetery In RosemeadCemeteries across the state are dealing with fallout from the drought and some graveyards have had to let the grass and plants die.
Local Agency Goes On Patrol In Search Of Water Wasters Amid California Drought A local agency is keeping a close eye on water wasters with California's drought reaching critical levels.