Speaking Of Water With Peter Gleick – California Drinking Water Bill

Dr. Peter Gleick, President Emeritus of the Pacific Institute, discusses the new clean water bill signed by California Governor Gavin Newsom.

Fire and Water: Paradise, California

In Paradise, CA, those faced with rebuilding homes and businesses are faced with a grand challenge: how to restart the town's imperiled water system.

Severe Drinking Water Contamination Surfaces After Brutal Camp Fire

California town’s water pipes fouled by benzene and other toxic compounds.

California Fresh Groundwater Reserves Triple in New Assessment

Researchers urge caution in underground disposal of oil waste,…

California Groundwater Regulation Hangs on a Few Words

As a key deadline approaches, a debate over word choice. By…

Could Insurance Markets Help Water Utilities Respond to Drought?

Drought restrictions and wet summers shake utility budgets. Researchers…

Oregon Congressman Releases Draft Klamath River Bill

Legislation does not authorize or fund dam removal.

Scientists Urge Greater Attention to Groundwater in Climate Adaptation

Better management, research, and funding is needed.

Landmark Klamath Basin Water Agreement Is on Verge of Collapse

Congress could allow year-end deadline for review and enactment…

Lighting Small Fires As Cure to Catastrophic Blazes in California

Prescribed burns tested in Klamath Mountains. Photo courtesy…

In Oakland, Still A City With Thorns, A New Garden Emerges (Part II)

Quality of life and economy thrive with greater care for water,…

California Closes 33 Injection Wells Used to Dump Oilfield Waste into Aquifers

Hundreds more wells face closure in the next 16 months, while…