The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 at 01:18 PM PST

LA Rolls Out the Rain Barrels

LA Rolls Out the Rain Barrels

The free barrels distributed to residents registered for the pilot program will collect rainwater, which has been scarce during one of California's most severe droughts on record.

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 08:10 AM PST

Minor Drought Improvement After Season's First Rainfall

Minor Drought Improvement After Season's First Rainfall

A brief break in California's dry spell did little to improve drought conditions.

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 08:42 AM PST

State to Release Per-Capita Water Use

State to Release Per-Capita Water Use

State officials will release data showing how much water Californians are using as they face calls to conserve in the third year of a drought.

Sunday, Nov 2, 2014 at 12:01 PM PST

Golf Industry Changing to Survive Drought

Golf Industry Changing to Survive Drought

You could say brown is the new green in Southern California.

Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 07:34 PM PDT

Local Golf Courses Adapting During Drought

Local Golf Courses Adapting During Drought

California's drought is now changing one of San Diego's major tourism components: Golf. NBC 7's Steven Luke explains how on Oct. 31, 2014.

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 09:44 PM PDT

California's Historic Drought Takes Bite Out of Rice Harvest

California's Historic Drought Takes Bite Out of Rice Harvest

California's deepening drought is shrinking its rice harvest, and that's bad news for farmers, migratory birds and sushi lovers.

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