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Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

March 19, 2014 | 4:10 pm

Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

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Partisan divide persists over how to find extra water as valley starts to see social impact of crisis.

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Water-Saving Tip: Keep a Bucket in Your Bathroom

March 18, 2014 | 4:16 pm

Water-Saving Tip: Keep a Bucket in Your Bathroom

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Kat Snow collects shower water because it always takes five or 10 seconds to heat up.

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East Bay Water District Eyes Emergency Supply From Sacramento River

March 13, 2014 | 9:00 am

East Bay Water District Eyes Emergency Supply From Sacramento River

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Everything’s in place, including drought, to allow agency to tap water it has tried to get for decades.

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Marin County Reservoirs in the Drought of 2014 — A Video Essay

March 8, 2014 | 8:00 am

Marin County Reservoirs in the Drought of 2014 — A Video Essay

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After weeks of rain, Marin County reservoirs have a magical feel to them even as the drought continues.

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San Jose’s New Plant Transforms Sewage Into ‘Really Clean’ Water

March 7, 2014 | 4:57 pm

San Jose’s New Plant Transforms Sewage Into ‘Really Clean’ Water

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Recycled water plant relies on technology used successfully from Singapore to Orange County.

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Drought Diary: My Pursuit of a Home Graywater System

March 5, 2014 | 1:48 pm

Drought Diary: My Pursuit of a Home Graywater System

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There must be a way to reuse some of our household water without spending a small fortune.

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News Pix: Bayview Fire, Dalai Lama Visits, and Wastewater For Cows?

February 28, 2014 | 12:56 pm

News Pix: Bayview Fire, Dalai Lama Visits, and Wastewater For Cows?

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The news in photos from around the Bay.

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Bay Area: Do You Know Where Your Water Comes From?

February 28, 2014 | 8:20 am

Bay Area: Do You Know Where Your Water Comes From?

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No matter where you live in the Bay Area, the answer might surprise you. Read more. …

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Key California Water Project Announces Drastic Cuts as Drought Deepens

February 21, 2014 | 1:39 pm

Key California Water Project Announces Drastic Cuts as Drought Deepens

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Central Valley Project says many farmers will get no water. Cities can expect a 50 percent allotment.

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New Drought Aid Package From Governor, Legislative Leaders

February 19, 2014 | 3:29 pm

New Drought Aid Package From Governor, Legislative Leaders

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Package aims to help those suffering worst impact of crisis, with emphasis on securing emergency water.

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