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55 min ago | NBC Connecticut
A San Ramon homeowner is up in arms over being punished for her efforts to conserve during California's severe drought.
4 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut
A pond in the South Bay runs dry due to California's severe drought. Californians have found some ingenious ways of coping with the severe water shortage.
9 hrs ago | Z 106.7 Jackson
If you're in the western US, the ground you're standing on may be a little higher than it was a few years ago.
13 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville
Two men in California wanted to participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge to End ALS , but their state is running short on water.
17 hrs ago | WGBH
The ongoing California drought has pitted wild salmon against farmers in a fight for water.
The severe drought gripping the western United States in recent years is changing the landscape well beyond localized effects of water restrictions and browning lawns.
A new study finds that 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 5 inches of water.
Central America is having one of its worst droughts in decades, and experts are warning that major farm losses and the deaths of hundreds of cattle in the region could leave hundreds of thousands of families without food.
The final pitfall listed by the authors of “Life After Lawns,” Molly Bogh and Bill Schnetz, is “thinking the garden is finished.” Truer words were never spoken.
AUGUST 19: A section of Lake Oroville is seen nearly dry on August 19, 2014 in Oroville, California.
NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive satellite mission, scheduled to launch this winter, will collect the kind of local data agricultural and water managers worldwide need.
DEAR JOAN: For two weeks we have had unwanted guests in our yard. They seem to be puppies and usually appear about 6 p.m. to drink water from the birdbaths.
Immature mint plants planted in a portion of Fran Paxson's front yard in San Ramon, Calif., photographed on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
California law and state government treat surface water and groundwater differently, with both resources coming under scrutiny as a three-year drought lingers.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has told members of the Ferguson community that as a black man he understands why many African-Americans mistrust the police.
Three years of drought have Californians debating an end to the state's status as one of the last in the West with a pump-as-you-please policy for the vital underground sources that provide up to 65 percent of the state's water.
California lawmakers are looking at ending the state's status as one of the last in the West to start managing groundwater.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:47 pm
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