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53 min ago | NBC New York
The dry-cracked bed of the Stevens Creek Reservoir is seen on March 13, 2014, in Cupertino, Calif.
53 min ago | The Fresno Bee
Assistant Secretary of the Interior Anne Castle told the "Business of Water" conference in Las Vegas that there's no one-step way to avoid the possibility of cuts in water deliveries in the next few years to states including Arizona and Nevada.
4 hrs ago | The Times of India
An all-India drought year, according to IMD, is when the nationwide monsoon shortfall is more than 10%, and 20% to 40% of the country faces drought conditions.
10 hrs ago | Forbes.com
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Full water levels are visible behind the Folsom Dam at Folsom Lake on July 20, 2011, in El Folsom, Calif.
With an early harvest just around the corner, Wente Vineyards' Kevin Zollinger is optimistic one of the state's worst droughts in recorded history won't leave the winemaker's precious grapes high and dry.
Aphids, those tiny pear-shaped pests known as plant lice, are terribly fond of milkweeds and a significant infestation of them will keep monarch butterflies away.
Rice is one of California's top crops, but the historic drought is forcing farmers to make tough decisions in the field -- and that likely will have a ripple effect on consumers and migratory birds.
A gene that could help engineer drought-resistant crops has been identified by researchers.
SAN GABRIEL >> With five water companies serving the small city, it can be confusing and difficult for residents to make sense of the water situation in San Gabriel.
Due to global warming, scientists say, the chances of the southwestern United States experiencing a decade long drought is at least 50 percent, and the chances of a "megadrought" - one that lasts over 30 years - ranges from 20 to 50 percent over the next century.
Matt Damon took a different approach to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: He poured toilet water on himself.
Nitesh Rane, son of senior Congress leader and state industries minister Narayan Rane, today said that instead of pouring buckets of ice and water over their heads, celebrities should donate water tankers to drought-affected regions of Maharashtra.
Growing up in Livermore, it has often struck me as exhilarating and strange to know that just outside my town, in the rolling hills lives a large predator.
Lawns are drying up all over the Bay Area because of the severe drought, but that hasn't stopped several people from keeping their grass looking lush without watering them.
More than seven months into the California drought, San Jose has officially declared a citywide water shortage, asking the city's 1 million residents to cut their water use by 20 percent -- but there will be no new consequences for those who don't.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 02:46 pm
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