9/15/2014 11:17:05 PM
Many Valley wells have gone dry this summer with farmers having to drill deeper to reach the water table. But Gov. Jerry Brown could soon sign legislation which regulates groundwater wells.
9/15/2014 8:26:37 PM
A showdown between Western states and the federal government is brewing over a proposal.
9/15/2014 1:51:54 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The drilling procedure called fracking didn't cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds. Instead, it blames the contamination on problems in pipes and seals in natural gas wells.
9/15/2014 6:39:47 AM
The Central Groundwater Board (CGWB) has in its latest report held the Delhi Metro responsible for further depleting groundwater table in the national capital. The CGWB report has blamed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for carrying out large-scale, illegal and unscientific de-watering
9/7/2014 9:25:37 PM
California is finally about to join the rest of the West in regulating groundwater supplies. But the package of bills awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown's signature is not an instant fix for the state's shrinking, over-pumped aquifers.
8/30/2014 6:17:45 AM
By Joaquin Palomino SACRAMENTO Calif. (Reuters) - A package of bills aimed at regulating drought-parched California's stressed groundwater supplies were passed on Friday despite efforts by some agricultural interests to block bills in the waning days of the state legislative session. The trio of bills, which would allow the state to take over management of underground aquifers and water accessed ...