California Drought Emergency Lifted; Most Water Restrictions EasedGov. Jerry Brown lifted the drought emergency in California Friday, along with most statewide water restrictions, following one of the wettest winter in years.
Calif. Extends Drought Declaration Despite Wet WinterRegulators decided to retain the measures at least until spring as a precaution against the possible return of dry weather.
Recent Storms Put California Drought Emergency In QuestionRecent storms that nearly filled Northern California's major reservoirs and created a deep snowpack in the Sierra Nevada have some water districts questioning whether a drought emergency still exists.
Water District In Camarillo Opens $10 Million Plant That Will Turn Saltwater Into Drinking WaterA small water district in Ventura County is taking big steps to help with the state’s drought emergency by turning saltwater into drinking water.
No More Playing Nice: California Names, Shames Water WastersCalifornia is done with gentle nudges and polite reminders to deal with its devastating drought.
California Water Company Declares Water Supply Alert, Asks Residents To Cut Water Usage By 20 PercentSouthern California's largest supplier of water, the Metropolitan Water District, which provides water for 19 million people, declared a "Water Supply Alert" Tuesday in light of California's historic drought.
Gov. Brown Expected To Declare State Drought EmergencyGov. Jerry Brown will declare a state drought emergency Friday morning.
Gov. Brown Convenes Drought Task ForceGov. Jerry Brown is convening a task force to help determine whether a statewide drought declaration is warranted.