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Preventing future water shortages will require a three-pronged approach that includes investment in infrastructure; improving the balance between north state and south state needs; and addressing the projected effects of climate change.
Gov. Jerry Brown has asked all Californians to cut their water use 20 percent during the drought. But residents consume vastly different quantities of water, which means conservation will be easier for some than for others. Experts say water con...
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has warned that the Delta water tunnel project could violate the Clean Water Act and may increase harm to endangered fish, according to a formal comment letter released by the agency Thursday.
The state's proposal to build two giant water diversion tunnels in the Delta will be delayed for months because parts of the environmental document need rewriting, officials announced Wednesday.
Scientists said the earthquake that struck Napa County early Sunday could have been much larger, and provides a wake-up call to the region to prepare for worse.
A Sacramento Superior Court judge ruled this week that a new permit granted for Sacramento's regional sewage treatment plant isn't tough enough in three specific areas, mainly dealing with effluent temperature and toxic metals.
A study by UC researchers has found that California has allocated at least five times more water rights than nature can deliver. The rivers under the most strain, the research indicates, are virtually all that drain into the Central Valley, incl...
A battle is brewing over water supplies in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. State and federal agencies that operate major California dams have asked for an investigation into whether Delta property owners are diverting too much water for their ...
El Dorado County Sheriff's officers are investigating a dead body found Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Highway 50 and Missouri Flat Road.
A 23-year-old man was shot multiple times and killed early Sunday morning at a residence on Lily Street in Sacramento, police said.