California drought

Huge California water district plans to reduce deliveries

One of California's largest water providers moved forward Monday on a proposal…

Drought impacts less severe in SF, compared to rest of state

In the fourth year of what could be the worst drought in…

Drought Crisis: SF won’t know water-reduction target for another month

California is running out of water, but San Francisco still has a…

Legislative panel OKs $1 billion water plan amid drought

Lawmakers in the Senate budget committee have approved a $1 billion proposal…

California governor proposes $1 billion in drought spending

Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders on Thursday proposed legislation to accelerate…

Another year of water restrictions likely in dry California

Californians won't be able to water their lawns more than twice a…

California drought making wildfires a year-round threat

The drought has meant bigger and more dangerous winter wildfires for California.…

Study sees even bigger longer droughts for much of US West

As bad as recent droughts in California, the Southwest and the Midwest…

Drought vow victory: Californians use 22 percent less water

Thanks to a rainy December, California's drought-suffering residents met Gov. Jerry Brown's…

Additional water conservation likely if dry spell continues past January

A big fat zero. January ended with no rain falling in San…

SFPUC water users exceed savings goal in 2014

The Bay Area did as it was told and saved water last…

Rain falls for a second day on parched California

A second day of much-needed rain fell across drought-stricken California on Wednesday,…

California drought takes bite out of rice harvest

California's deepening drought is shrinking its rice harvest, and that's bad news…

Sharp Park course switches to recycled water as city hits savings goal

Sharp Park Golf Course in Pacifica, one of six courses in the…

Brown: California needs long-term vision on water

Gov. Jerry Brown laid out his long-term strategy for shoring up California's…

Winter not expected to end California drought

Parts of California could receive above-average rain and snow this winter but…

California water use drops 11.5 percent in August

State officials on Tuesday reported the largest monthly decline in water use…

Study: Carbon emissions, climate change likely behind California drought

The worst dry period in California's natural history may not be an…

Water conservation very likely in 2015

San Franciscans have learned to save water during California's epic drought. Unless…

Agency to release extra water for Klamath salmon

A federal agency has decided to boost releases of cool clean water…