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Sierra snowpack shows improvement, but not enough to declare California's drought over

Published: 
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day)
Category: 
Water

 In a symbolic moment in California's slow but steady drought recovery, a state surveyor on Wednesday found several feet of snow in the same Sierra Nevada meadow that was bare and brown just a year ago.

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Farming in an Age of Drought

Published: 
Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
Category: 
Shopping & Food

Jesus Ramos is a first-generation Mexican immigrant and farm owner who, after coming to America to work as a field hand, grew his business into a 140-acre orange farm. But today, Jesus and his family’s way of life is under threat. 

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Surviving The Drought: How to Maintain Trees for Cleaner Air, Higher Property Value, Energy Reduction

Published: 
Mon, 10/05/2015 (All day)

Santa Monica’s Recreation and Parks Commissioner Phil Brock says the city’s ability to maintain trees during the drought has provided numerous benefits to residents.