Houseboats sit on the rising waters of Oroville Lake this month. Reservoir storage in California is now 2 million acre feet above the long-term average statewide. That’s up from being 3 million acre feet below average in October.
Houseboats sit on the rising waters of Oroville Lake this month. Reservoir storage in California is now 2 million acre feet above the long-term average statewide. That’s up from being 3 million acre feet below average in October. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
Houseboats sit on the rising waters of Oroville Lake this month. Reservoir storage in California is now 2 million acre feet above the long-term average statewide. That’s up from being 3 million acre feet below average in October. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press

After drought, California urgently needs to focus on big picture of water management

January 27, 2017 01:00 PM

UPDATED January 27, 2017 05:42 PM

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