July 6, 2015 | Lesley McClurg
More California growers are using smartphone apps to streamline their farming operations. Now, technology is helping farmers be more efficient during the drought.
July 6, 2015 | Rich Ibarra
The hotter summer weather is again fostering the spread of water hyacinth in the Delta this year. State and local agencies are ramping up the fight against the invasive plant.
July 2, 2015 | Ed Joyce
Record summer heat has increased fire risk in California and the Western U.S. as drought conditions expand.
July 1, 2015 | Ed Joyce
In the fourth year of drought in California, sales and use of "safe and sane" fireworks are restricted in some areas, allowed in others.
June 30, 2015
All highways through the burn area of the Washington Fire have reopened as favorable weather conditions have aided firefighters' construction of containment lines.
June 30, 2015 | Amy Quinton
A California Assembly committee will hear a bill Wednesday that would allow water districts to impose taxes on any business, industry or person who wastes water.