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California Drought Snapshot: Lake Oroville Revisited

April 10, 2014 | 10:16 am

California Drought Snapshot: Lake Oroville Revisited

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Following the ups and downs of a key state reservoir and what they mean for the drought water supply.

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San Joaquin Named Nation’s Most Endangered River

April 9, 2014 | 12:59 pm

San Joaquin Named Nation’s Most Endangered River

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Conservationists call for action on Central Valley river. Peninsula stream also named as imperiled.

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California Ban On Orca Shows Tabled Until 2015

April 8, 2014 | 12:18 pm

California Ban On Orca Shows Tabled Until 2015

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The bill would have also prohibited the import and export of orcas from California.

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PG&E Ratepayers Will See $30-40 Climate Credit on April Bill

April 2, 2014 | 1:55 pm

PG&E Ratepayers Will See $30-40 Climate Credit on April Bill

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Power companies will be paying $750 million in rebates to consumers under cap-and-trade program.

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Sierra Snowpack: Better But Far From What’s Needed to End Drought

April 1, 2014 | 5:33 pm

Sierra Snowpack: Better But Far From What’s Needed to End Drought

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A key indicator of California’s water prospects is likely to peak out at about one-third of normal. …read more

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Half of Likely Voters Back Big Water Bond, Survey Finds

March 28, 2014 | 7:30 am

Half of Likely Voters Back Big Water Bond, Survey Finds

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Record-high share of Californians say water supply is a big problem in their part of the state.

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Video: Drought Peril Prompts a Massive Trucking Operation for Baby Salmon

March 27, 2014 | 12:33 pm

Video: Drought Peril Prompts a Massive Trucking Operation for Baby Salmon

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Wildlife officials say trucking is the only way to make sure hatchery salmon reach the Pacific.

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California Drought Update: How Low Can the Reservoirs Go?

March 25, 2014 | 6:00 am

California Drought Update: How Low Can the Reservoirs Go?

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We’re expecting rain late Tuesday and Wednesday, but it’s unlikely to help boost water storage.

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Good Read: How California’s 19th Century Water Policies Feed 21st Century Crises

March 24, 2014 | 9:31 am

Good Read: How California’s 19th Century Water Policies Feed 21st Century Crises

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Bettina Boxall of the Los Angeles Times examines impact of Northern California water diversions.

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Tsunami Week: A Time to Remember, and Prepare

March 24, 2014 | 8:27 am

Tsunami Week: A Time to Remember, and Prepare

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State sponsors preparedness events up and down the coast as Crescent City recalls 1964 disaster.

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