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Rain and snow may not have pushed California out of its drought, but the late season precipitation will mean a little more water for State Water Project users. There is also relief for some federal Central Valley Project users.
Railroads plan to increase their shipments of crude oil by train throughout California. One lawmaker wants to make sure emergency planners can protect communities from potential train accidents.
(AP) -- An appeals court says federal officials should have consulted wildlife agencies about potential harm to a tiny, threatened fish before issuing contracts for water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
A new survey finds Californians are split over the cause of the state's drought.
Study: Forest Fuel Reduction Cheaper Than Fighting Fires, Water Customers Could Be Source Of Funds For Fuel ReductionTuesday, April 15, 2014
A new study says its cheaper to reduce forest fuels than fight fires. The problem is where to get the money.