Forest Service anticipates spending more than $1 billion and mobilizing more than 10,000 fires to fight forest fires this season.
A bottled-water company owned by the coffee giant is drawing on precious springs in the bone-dry state
California is a big producer of high-end cotton
The California Energy Commission mandated on Tuesday that new toilets and faucets sold in California must conserve water
At least one community banned construction of new swimming pools
Low snow levels indicate water supplies will continue to be scarce through much of the year
Pot growers are using more water than previously understood
The move comes days after new rules cracking down on lawn watering and tap water at restaurants
"Too little, too late and too weak to provide much relief for drought-stricken California"
Up to 10 inches of rain is expected this weekend
San Francisco can expect 6 inches of rain this weekend
The storm system was expected to affect much of the West Coast
A seawater desalination plant under construction near San Diego will be the nation’s largest when complete
Famous underwater cave offers sedimentary evidence
According to a new analysis on the impact of the three-year drought
And it might not be ending anytime soon
California’s drought means higher food prices for Americans.
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