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California drought prompts Bay Area communities to take action

California drought prompts Bay Area communities to take action

March 3, 2017

The shriveling grass and dying trees in California backyards as a result of ongoing drought in California has given environmental communities the urge to teach the public how to...

Rain helps wash away California’s drought

Rain helps wash away California’s drought

February 3, 2017

The worst is officially over. The abundance of rain that has battered California’s coastal cities for the past couple months has washed away the worst effects of the droug...

California’s water controversy exposed by new bill

California’s water controversy exposed by new bill

December 14, 2016

It's no secret that California has a water problem, and new amendments hijacking a water bill have brought the issue to surface once more.

California drought reaches an executive level

California drought reaches an executive level

April 1, 2015

California Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order Wednesday, April 1 implementing mandatory water reductions across California to reduce water usage by 25 percent. This...

What’s the drought all about?

What’s the drought all about?

March 4, 2015

California may be headed toward the resurrection of the 1930’s Dust Bowl. Marked as a period of severe dust storms that damaged the ecology and agriculture of the midwest,...

Dried-up information: education of California’s drought is weak

Dried-up information: education of California’s drought is weak

November 17, 2014

“Rain, rain go away” is a thing of the past in California as the drought has worsened many areas of the state. However, awareness and understanding of the drought may not be...

Drought doesn’t stop High Sierra Showerheads

Drought doesn’t stop High Sierra Showerheads

May 1, 2014

The California drought has devastated farms and businesses, but has been a boon for this new type of showerhead. The six-person company High Sierra Showerheads is based in the...

California enters drought

California enters drought

January 22, 2014

Due to little rainfall in the past months and low water supplies due to wildfires and general usage, California has entered a drought. Gov. Jerry Brown spoke in a press conference on Jan. 1...

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