The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Wednesday, Jul 9, 2014 at 10:32 AM PDT

California Board Considers Fines for Water Wasters

California Board Considers Fines for Water Wasters

Wasting water outdoors amid the state's drought will begin hitting Californians in the wallet under get-tough restrictions being proposed by state regulators, with fines of up to $500 a day for...

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 06:17 AM PDT

Free Recycled Sewer Water Proves Popular

Free Recycled Sewer Water Proves Popular

Residents are filling every kind of container imaginable with the former wastewater.

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 05:33 PM PDT

Pot Plants Draining Drought-Ridden California

Pot Plants Draining Drought-Ridden California

Pot plants in California may be profitable but they're sucking up the state's water sources during an ongoing drought.

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 06:25 PM PDT

"Exceptional" Drought Expands in California

"Exceptional" Drought Expands in California

The most severe level of drought conditions expanded in California during the past week at the start of what looks to be a hot, dry summer in a rain-starved state.

Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 at 06:33 AM PDT

Winemaker Stands by "Water Witching"

Winemaker Stands by "Water Witching"

Several California residents are turning to an ancient practice called dowsing to help find water during the severe drought.

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 03:56 AM PDT

New Drought Recommendations for San Diegans

New Drought Recommendations for San Diegans

Due to the ongoing drought across California, the City of San Diego has now started implementing a set of important voluntary water use measures in an effort to conserve water.

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