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Newsom: Statewide water restrictions possible

Californians could soon face mandatory statewide water restrictions — but likely not until the end of September, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday. The timing suggests the governor may be trying to avoid unpopular mandates before the Sept. […]

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California is on the brink of drought – again. Is it ready?

It’s been just four years since the state’s last drought emergency and battles are beginning over how scarce supplies are rationed Maanvi Singh@maanvissingh Tue 6 Apr 2021 06.00 EDT California is at the edge of […]

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Latest Snowpack Measurements Indicate ‘Critically Dry Year’ Ahead for California

The California Department of Water Resources said the latest measurements of the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada indicate that the Golden State faces a year of drought. The latest measurements from the department’s electronic snow survey stations […]

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Wall Street Eyes Billions in the Colorado’s Water

Investor interest in the river could redefine century-old rules for who controls one of the most valuable economic resources in the United States. There is a myth about water in the Western United States, which […]

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As Californians Rack Up $1 Billion in Water Debt, Advocates Fear Relief Could Come Too Late

Californians have accumulated $1 billion in unpaid water bills since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, and about 1.6 million California households are behind on their water bills, according to a new survey from the State Water […]

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Analysis: Water becomes a commodity

By: Marcus Anselm 17 Jan, 2021 10:01 PM3 minutes to read ANALYSIS: Will 2021 be the year the world really values water? If Wall Street sets the tone, it will be. For almost 230 years, agricultural […]

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California North Coast farmers fear dry winter amid dismal snow survey

The slow drip from Mother Nature’s faucet so far this winter has caused cautious concern from farmers and their bureaus reliant on adequate water supplies. After surveying the Sierra Nevada snowpack on Dec. 30, the […]

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Ventura Water’s $104M debt refinancing to minimize rate hikes for customers

Water will continue to get more and more expensive in Socal. Read this article from the Ventura County Star Mike HarrisVentura County StarView Comments0:111:56https://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.432.0_en.html#goog_2113096224 The city of Ventura has refinanced most of Ventura Water’s $104 million […]

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Droughts exposed California?s thirst for groundwater. Now, the state hopes to refill its aquifers

By Erik StokstadApr. 16, 2020 , 9:00 AM California?s Central Valley?one of the richest agricultural regions in the world?is sinking. During a recent intense drought, from 2012 to 2016, parts of the valley sank as much […]

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A Prime Example of why everyone needs a NISI water Device for their location

A Study led by researches at Virginia tech by the Instiitue of Physics identifies first step to beating water scarcity by Institute of Physics New research has revealed the locations and industries in the U.S. where […]

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