by Emily Atkin Posted on August 1, 2014
The majority of the state is now in the worst category of drought conditions.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 30, 2014
New maps illustrate the impact of climate change and pollution on several communities in Los Angeles, many of the same areas that also hold the greatest potential for clean energy investment.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 30, 2014
When water becomes a precious commodity in California, things get ugly.
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by Jeff Spross Posted on July 30, 2014 Updated: July 30, 2014
State officials are considering both a cap-and-trade system and a carbon tax, in a move that would join them with California and some Canadian provinces in a coordinated effort.
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 29, 2014
Not all environmentally oriented groups are as impressed with the governor's Mexican outreach, however.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 28, 2014
California's fisheries have faced challenges in the midst of a major drought.
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 28, 2014
Cities across the country are passing new ordinances to crack down on homeless people sleeping in the only shelter many of them have: their vehicle.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 25, 2014
“We didn’t think it would be this bad. Basin-wide groundwater losses are not well documented. The number was shocking.”
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 24, 2014
The drilling would have threatened critically endangered California condors and used millions of gallons of scarce fresh water.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 20, 2014 Updated: July 21, 2014
Trying to cut back on their water use during the state's severe drought, Laura Whitney and Michael Korte were given 60 days to restore their lawn.