9/29/2014 7:28:54 PM
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 — Groundwater storage levels in San Bernardino County have fallen to their lowest levels in history.
9/25/2014 4:00:00 PM
California drought conditions have placed a high demand on groundwater contractors throughout the state in 2014. However, according to the California Groundwater Association , the excessively long waiting periods to get a residential water well drilled and completed have begun to decrease this summer.
9/17/2014 10:45:51 AM
As the epic drought persists, the state decides to limit groundwater pumping—but not before the 2020s at the earliest.
9/16/2014 9:59:02 PM
California's groundwater used to be free to anyone who could siphon the coveted natural resource from the earth -- but that century-old practice changed Tuesday with the stroke of a pen.
9/16/2014 5:02:43 PM
Frances Burns SACRAMENTO, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Legislation regulating California's groundwater statewide for the first time is a "big deal," Gov. Jerry Brown said as he signed the bills Tuesday.
9/16/2014 4:20:44 PM
By Aaron Mendelson (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown signed a package of bills on Tuesday to regulate California's stressed groundwater supplies amid a drought that is expected to cost the state $2.2 billion in lost crops, jobs and other damages, with no end in sight. The bills will allow the state to take over management of underground aquifers and water accessed via wells, and aim to ...