The US Bureau of Reclamation says most farmers south of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta will face a second year with no water from the Central Valley Project. Some farmers and cities may receive more.
February 26, 2015 | Rich Ibarra
The world's largest pollination event is happening now in the Central Valley. Honey bees from throughout the U.S. have been brought to California to pollinate the almond blossoms.
February 26, 2015
It would not be an odd sight in the spring. But there is something depressing about a closed ski slope in the middle of winter. The trails are bare and grassy. The chairlifts just hang there, waving a little with the breeze.
February 26, 2015 | Marianne Russ
A new poll finds nearly all Californians think the state's drought is serious -- and there's growing support for mandatory water rationing.
February 26, 2015 | Ed Joyce
A special camp at three North Lake Tahoe ski areas is providing winter sports instruction to 18 "wounded warriors" free of charge.
February 25, 2015 | Pauline Bartolone
Every night during Sacramento's cold months, as many as 20,000 crows fly in to rest in the trees downtown. Researchers say they may be vestiges of a culture of bird 'persecution' in the countryside.
February 24, 2015 | Amy Quinton
The California drought has state lawmakers looking for creative and affordable ways to increase the state’s water supply. A legislative hearing Wednesday will highlight ways that could make it easier to capture stormwater.
February 24, 2015 | Ed Joyce
California voters will decide in November 2016 whether to overturn a statewide ban on single-use plastic grocery bags.
February 23, 2015 | Ky Plaskon
Nevada’s first hotel for bees is open and ready for customers. Unlike a bee hive, this structure is for solitary bees, and its real purpose is to educate children.