Temporary emergency drought barrier planned on West False River

In response to worsening drought conditions in California, on June 3 the Department of Water Resources began construction on a temporary emergency drought barrier on the West False River in the Sacram... more »

Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board order disputed

The California Farm Bureau, seven county farm bureaus and five other ag organizations are petitioning Ag Order 4.0 – a program limiting nitrogen-fertilizer inputs and regulating runoff. more »

Water transfers for irrigation become hot California commodity

In the land that grows a wide range of commodities, water is its own commodity as the wheeling-and-dealing and negotiation of water transfers and land idling become integral in these drought years. more »

Several counties added to California drought emergency proclamation

Growers are receiving only 5% of their expected allocations, and the drought has put 41 counties under a state of emergency. more »

Sixteen construction projects slated in California with water grants

The California Department of Water Resources is awarding funding support for six grants covering 16 projects to address the impact of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act. more »

California’s latest drought outlined in 4 charts

These graphs reveal comparisons from the last drought, the difference in Northern and Southern California, changes in northern streams and rivers, and changes in key hydrologic regions. more »

Efficient, profitable irrigation methods pinpointed in new report

Ceres Imagery has released a publicly available report quantifying the impact of irrigation issues. more »

Drought resilience efforts enhanced by California governor’s actions

As Californians head into a second consecutive dry year, Governor Newsom is giving urgency to building drought resistance and encouraging reduced use and conservation. more »

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