State officials warned Monday that low runoff in rivers could require even senior water rights holders to reduce consumption this summer.
Mayor Kevin Johnson and City Manager John Shirey both expressed their opposition Tuesday to Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to build giant tunnels that would divert water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to farms and cities in Central and Southern California.
The public is invited to a meeting in Sacramento on Wednesday to learn more about Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to build two giant water diversion tunnels in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
A group of about a dozen people gathered in front of the California Department of Transportation headquarters Friday to condemn the department for removing signs that criticized a plan to divert water from the Sacramento River.
State Department of Transportation officials said Thursday they "will work with property owners" in the Delta to ensure that signs protesting a controversial water tunnel project comply with state law.
A groundbreaking plan to prevent ballast water in cargo ships from contaminating California's environment likely will be delayed because there are no existing shipboard treatment systems that satisfy state regulations.
The public is being asked choose a winner in a water-conservation video contest for Sacramento-area high school students.
Federal wildlife agencies continue to express concerns about how two giant water-diversion tunnels proposed in the Delta may harm imperiled species such as salmon and Delta smelt.
The public is invited Thursday to a meeting in Sacramento on the state's proposal to build two giant water diversion tunnels in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
The public is invited to a meeting today in West Sacramento to learn about a plan for two massive water diversion tunnels in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
Herbicide spraying began Monday in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to control water hyacinth, an invasive water weed that has exploded in the region over the past nine months.
Federal wildlife officials ruled Tuesday that water exports from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta will be allowed to increase again, following signs that the threatened Delta smelt may be out of harm's way.
Federal wildlife officials Friday ordered substantial cuts in water diversions from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to protect a rare fish.