With California in a severe drought, the State Water Resources Control Board ruled last week that some cases of water waste could be treated as criminal infractions.
Eyeing the snow on the East Coast, a Davis resident sees an easy fix to Californias drought. But getting all that white stuff here isnt simple. Got a drought question? Submit it to The Bees team of drought reporters at www.sacbee.com/water.
Can Lake Tahoe water be used to ease the drought? And how can pool water be used for landscaping? Those were some of the questions readers posed to The Bees team of drought reporters last week.
Readers appear to be curious about the Southern California in Week No. 2 of Bee reporters answering a daily question about the drought. A sampling of the week’s questions are printed below but you new questions are answered daily (Monday through Friday) at sacbee.com/water, where you can also submit questions of your own.
Air quality in recent days has been unhealthy for sensitive groups and a wood-burning ban remains in place in the Sacramento Valley through today, the Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District reports.