Bay Area Drought Watch

Bay Area Drought Watch

Coverage of California's looming water problem

Monday, Jul 13, 2015 at 01:25 PM PDT

Message of the California State Fair: Save Water

Message of the California State Fair: Save Water

The California State Fair was rich with tips for saving water, from drip irrigation to smart water-saving gardening tips.

Saturday, Jul 11, 2015 at 10:02 AM PDT

State Parks and Beaches to Turn Off Rinse Showers

State Parks and Beaches to Turn Off Rinse Showers

Starting July 15, the rinse stations at state parks and beaches statewide will be turned off in an effort to meet Gov. Jerry Brown's 25 percent water use reduction mandate.

Thursday, Jul 9, 2015 at 06:22 AM PDT

Tom Selleck Accused of Stealing Water for Calif. Ranch

Tom Selleck Accused of Stealing Water for Calif. Ranch

According to court documents, Actor Tom Selleck is being accused by Calleguas Municipal Water District of taking its public water for private use.

Saturday, Jul 11, 2015 at 02:37 PM PDT

Strong El Niño Builds in Pacific

Strong El Niño Builds in Pacific

Meteorologists say odds are good for a wet California winter

Monday, Jul 6, 2015 at 08:17 AM PDT

Saving Water Comes at a Cost for Some Californians

Saving Water Comes at a Cost for Some Californians

Water departments are increasing rates and adding fees because they're losing money as their customers conserve in response to California's four-year dry spell

Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 at 09:08 AM PDT

Fireworks Nixed in California Because of Drought

Fireworks Nixed in California Because of Drought

Fireworks will still splash across the sky in California cities including San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego.

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In January of 2014, Gov. Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency for the state of California, in what could be the driest year on record in the history of the state.
 

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