California and the U.S.

The latest news and analysis covering water issues in Caliornia and the rest of the United States.

Groundwater Supply Needs More Rain Despite Recent Storms

Water experts in Yolo County are actively monitoring water wells to measure the groundwater supply. Related   “It’s certainly going to have an impact,” said Tim O’Halloran, general manager of Yolo County’s Flood Control and Water Conservation District.   O’Halloran monitors 150 wells daily and 11 of them on a real-time basis using remote cameras […]

El Niño Season Doesn’t Mean Stop Conserving Water

The rain and snow Kern County has seen so far, has been a step in a positive direction, but definitely is not enough to end California’s drought.   Kern River Watermaster Dana Munn said what we see in the coming months will give us a better perspective on drought impacts.   “You almost have to […]