The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

May 7, 2015

Water District to Patrol for Water Wasters

Water District to Patrol for Water Wasters

A water district in San Marcos plans to launch a patrol program next week to keep an eye out for water wasters and those in violation of drought ordinances.

May 7, 2015

SD Water Districts Learn How Much to Save

SD Water Districts Learn How Much to Save

Four San Diego County water districts will be held to the strictest water saving standards in the state, according to goals set by state regulators.

May 6, 2015

FAQ: California's Water-Use Restrictions

FAQ: California's Water-Use Restrictions

New restrictions approved May 5 include a mandatory target for each local water agency to reduce water consumption. Here's what to know.

May 6, 2015

CA Regulators Approve Unprecedented Water Cutbacks

CA Regulators Approve Unprecedented Water Cutbacks

California water regulators have adopted sweeping, unprecedented restrictions on how people and businesses can use water amid the state's ongoing drought.

May 5, 2015

Forest Service Chief Warns of "Above Average" Fire Season

Forest Service Chief Warns of "Above Average" Fire Season

The head of the U.S. Forest Service warned Tuesday of an "above average" fire season that could cost the agency more than $1 billion and require shifting funds from programs designed to prevent wildfires.

May 5, 2015

Water Cutbacks Could Impact Local Businesses: Study

Water Cutbacks Could Impact Local Businesses: Study

Five local sectors of business could suffer as the region continues its crackdown on water usage.

May 5, 2015

California Fell Far Short of Water-Saving Target: Regulators

California Fell Far Short of Water-Saving Target: Regulators

Regulators are considering rules to set water reduction targets of as much as 36 percent for some communities.

May 6, 2015

Water Regulators OK Drought Restrictions

Water Regulators OK Drought Restrictions

California water regulators adopted sweeping, unprecedented restrictions Tuesday on how people, governments and businesses can use water amid the state's ongoing drought, hoping to push reluctant residents...

May 4, 2015

80,000+ Trees Are Victims in Drought

80,000+ Trees Are Victims in Drought

Report: 82,528 trees in San Diego County are dead from lack of rainfall

May 1, 2015

Poway's New Water Restrictions

Poway's New Water Restrictions

Starting on May 1, tough new water restrictions go into place in Poway and violators could face hefty fines.

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