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3 hrs ago | Reuters
A moderate dose of winter rainfall hasn't ended California's historic drought, but it has dropped just enough moisture on the beleaguered state to help 14 communities that had risked running out of water.
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7 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
The U.S. Department of Agriculture this week declared 95 percent of Texas counties a natural disaster area in the wake of the drought that has gripped the state since 2011.
12 hrs ago | National Public Radio
While researchers have sometimes connected weather extremes to man-made global warming, usually it's not done in real time.
12 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora
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14 hrs ago | The Marion Star
Drought spread and/or intensified this week in seven western and central states, including California, Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma, according to this week's U.S. Drought Monitor, a federal site that tracks drought.
16 hrs ago | Mashable
The weekly U.S. Drought Monitor is out, and the statistics are exceptionally grim for California and parts of the Southwest.
20 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
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In Las Vegas, as well as in other drought areas, lawns and grass use 70% of the water .
In the Congo rainforest, a browning trend dominates smaller areas that show a greening trend during April, May and June each year from 2000 to 2012.
The Sonoma-Marin Saving Water Partnership is giving away toolkits to help residents cut back on the amount of water they use.
When it comes to climate change, Indonesia stands to lose more than most. Poor infrastructure and living standards along with extreme weather have been known to shut down the capital for days, with losses to business and government running into the tens of millions of dollars.
The East Bay Municipal Utility District this month will begin diverting water from the Sacramento River for the first time ever, a clear sign that the drought is literally causing ripples across the state.
Deep beneath Lake Mead, a 23-foot-tall tunnel-boring machine grinds through stubborn bedrock in a billion-dollar effort to make sure water continues flowing to this thirsty resort city.
Water will be the main focus of Tuesdays Vernon City Commission meeting. The city is currently in a stage 4 drought and are looking at ways to lower that number or keep it the same.
Scientists believe they can now control the weather with lasers, making it rain where there is a drought.
Beef prices are soaring, and in February they hit record highs. While it's welcome news for ranchers and farmers, it's bad news for those looking forward to the upcoming grilling season.
Water suppliers for Livermore, Dublin and part of San Ramon have proposed drought rates on homes and businesses that would sharply increase bills for customers who fail to slash their water use by 30 to 35 percent.