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Where Southern California gets its water

Where Southern California gets its water

September 23, 2014 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Water is simple. It’s made of just two elements — hydrogen and oxygen. It falls from the sky and it covers two-thirds of the Earth. Complications arise when trying to get fresh water from the mountains where it falls as snow, or the rivers where it swishes through the GoldenRead More

Who has California’s toughest water regulations? Santa Cruz

Who has California’s toughest water regulations? Santa Cruz

August 4, 2014 at 8:36 am Comments are Disabled

SANTA CRUZ — In most California cities, if you see neighbors on the sidewalk this summer, they’re probably jogging or walking their dogs. But in Santa Cruz, there’s a new pastime: people lifting up the cement covers in front of their houses to read the water meter. This coastal cityRead More