State and local officials in California are struggling to track water use, as Gov. Jerry Brown calls for a 20 percent drop in consumption to alleviate a record drought.
San Diego County residents could be looking at local mandatory water restrictions if recommendations from the San Diego County Water Authority's staff are adopted at the agency's board meeting next week.
A dedication ceremony is scheduled for Wednesday at the San Vicente Dam, where from 2009 to late 2012 work was carried out to raise it by 117 feet.
The public affairs firm Katz & Associates has announced that company founder and CEO Sara Katz has delegated her day-to-day management duties to a new president, Lewis Michaelson.
The San Diego County Water Authority announced it will begin on June 22 sponsoring summer classes around the region to help homeowners adopt WaterSmart landscaping practices.
The city of San Diego has awarded a contract with Katz & Associates to develop an outreach effort for the city's water reuse plans.
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Homeowner associations can no longer slap fines on residents with dry, brown lawns during droughts.
Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California's battle against global warming and make it more expensive, officials said.
Laura Whitney and her husband, Michael Korte, don't know whether they're being good citizens during a drought or scofflaws.
Farmers in California, the source of 80 percent of the world’s almonds, are rescuing the nut from drought this year by diverting water used for vegetable crops and drilling more wells to keep trees hydrated.