Become a Supporter
Become a Supporter
Stories related to: conservation
May 9, 2018 | Steve Milne
California's energy grid manager says the electricity supply will be tight this summer. The Folsom-based California Independent System Operator, or CAL-ISO, says low snowpack in the mountains means below-average hydroelectricity supplies.
January 19, 2018 | Julia Mitric
A new UC Davis study finds the emerald rock cod can adapt to rising ocean temperatures or ocean acidity, but not both. It's part of a broader scientific effort to identify species and ecosystems most vulnerable to climate change.
July 5, 2016 | Bob Moffitt
A new law went into effect July 1 that makes it illegal to sell almost any product that contains ivory or rhinoceros horn.
May 9, 2016 | Ben Bradford
An executive order from California Gov. Jerry Brown and a new proposal from the state Water Board would do away with the current system of water conservation.
April 11, 2016
Early in the 20th century, the world had some 100,000 tigers, according to estimates. The number fell sharply over time — but the World Wildlife Fund says it has now risen for the first time in years.
February 2, 2016
(AP) - Following a welcomed parade of El Nino storms drenching drought-stricken California, state officials on Tuesday will decide whether to extend emergency conservation orders, and reveal how much water Californians saved in December.
January 15, 2016 | Amy Quinton
Many California cities and water agencies are not happy with a proposal to extend mandatory water conservation rules.
October 30, 2015 | Amy Quinton
Californian regulators issued fines for the first time to urban water suppliers that failed to meet conservation goals.
July 30, 2015 | Amy Quinton
Data released Thursday by the State Water Resources Control Board shows 265 out of 411 local agencies hit or nearly reached savings targets.