11/25/2014 10:46:55 PM
An ordinance that would regulate the sale and transfer of groundwater in Merced County is one step closer to being approved.
11/25/2014 9:26:32 PM
Private well owners are being encouraged to follow well protection practices and have their water tested following a recent review of groundwater quality for Horizons Regional Council.
11/24/2014 4:17:42 PM
San Francisco's PUC has begun digging in and around Golden Gate Park in search of water flows with plans to pump up to four million gallons a day to blend into the Hetch Hetchy tap water supply by 2016.
11/24/2014 3:50:11 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco's pristine tap water from mountain runoff in the Sierra Nevada soon may be a little less pure. City officials plan to mix groundwater into the supply starting in 2015 or 2016 in an effort to diversify and increase water reserves during California's ...
11/23/2014 9:14:12 PM
Most city spigots, which, since the 1930s, have gushed water from Yosemite’s pristine Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, will start delivering the Sierra supply blended with a splash of local groundwater — by many measures, a far inferior source. The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission recently began digging in and around Golden Gate Park in hopes of drawing underground flows into the mix within the ...
11/22/2014 8:22:39 PM
The groundwater that lies beneath the proposed City Rail Link (CRL) station near Karangahape Road is being investigated in a two month test in Beresford Square.