As Spring Begins, Bay Area Rainfall Levels Remain At Record Low

As Spring Begins, Bay Area Rainfall Levels Remain At Record Low

Today is the first day of spring, and the rainy season is quickly coming to a close and rainfall in the Bay Area has been…

Court In SF Upholds Protections For Delta Smelt

Court In SF Upholds Protections For Delta Smelt

A U.S. appeals court in San Francisco today upheld a federal wildlife agency’s conclusion that massive water project diversions of water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin…

Even With Recent Storms, Bay Area Rainfall Still Way Below Normal

Even With Recent Storms, Bay Area Rainfall Still Way Below Normal

Even with a few more days of scattered showers in the forecast this week, rain totals around the Bay Area are still well below normal,…

Bay Area Officials Applaud Plan To Provide $687.4 Million In Drought Relief Funding

Bay Area Officials Applaud Plan To Provide $687.4 Million In Drought Relief Funding

Gov. Jerry Brown and state Democratic leaders today announced emergency legislation providing $687.4 million in funding to support drought relief projects. The legislation includes funds…

Rainy Weekend Wasn’t Enough To Reverse Drought Situation

Rainy Weekend Wasn’t Enough To Reverse Drought Situation

The parched Bay Area got a soaking over the weekend, but not enough to alleviate drought concerns, weather and state water officials said today. The…

Droughtwatch 2014: Deliveries To California Department of Water Resources Customers Cease

Droughtwatch 2014: Deliveries To California Department of Water Resources Customers Cease

The California Department of Water Resources announced today that there will be no water deliveries to customers in the wake of a statewide drought. Customers…

Letting It Mellow: Water Level Problems Prompt SF PUC To Ask You To Cut Your Water Use By 10%

Letting It Mellow: Water Level Problems Prompt SF PUC To Ask You To Cut Your Water Use By 10%

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is asking its customers to voluntarily reduce their water usage by 10 percent because of ongoing drought conditions in…

Water Conservation Ordered: Gov Brown Declares Drought State Of Emergency In California

Water Conservation Ordered: Gov Brown Declares Drought State Of Emergency In California

12:03 PM: Gov. Jerry Brown today proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California….