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$15M Federal Grant Will Build Floating Solar Cells Over Delta-Mendota Canal

A $15 million grant from the federal government will fund a pilot program to build the first floating solar cells along the 117-mile long De...

$15M Federal Grant Will Build Floating Solar Cells Over Delta-Mendota Canal

A $15 million grant from the federal government will fund a pilot program to build the first floating solar cells along the 117-mile long De...

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California Water Wars Continue Despite Now Healthy H20 Supply

California’s major reservoirs are nearly full thanks to two wet winters, the Sierra snowpack is deeper than usual and the state is likely to...

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California Enters Spring With Vital Snowpack Above Average for a Second Year

LOS ANGELES — California has entered spring with an above-average mountain snowpack and major reservoirs in good shape for a second consecut...

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Despite Above Average Snowpack, Fed Agency Promises Valley Farmers Only 35% of Water

The Bureau of Reclamation, which controls water allocations through the Central Valley Project, didn’t wait for the new round of storm...
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Will Sinking Friant-Kern Canal and Over-Pumping Usher in State Control?

Fallout over the ever-sinking Friant-Kern Canal could affect growers throughout the Tule subbasin regardless of whether they get water from ...

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Newly Rebuilt Friant-Kern Canal Sinking From Overpumping: Lawsuit

Farmers in Tulare County are being allowed to continue pumping so much groundwater that it is endangering a newly constructed portion of the...

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NASA Satellite Images Tell the Story of California’s Growing Snowpack

■State snowpack was 28% of normal on Jan. 1. It’s 86% of normal today. ■More storms are forming over the Pacific Ocean. ■Downtown LA h...

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Valley Growers Hope for More Rain & Snow to Boost Irrigation Supplies

■Westlands Water District receives an initial CVP water allocation of 15%. ■Friant Division gets an initial 60% allocation. ■Reclamation off...

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State Water Project Boosts Water Allocation to 15% With More Likely to Come

■California began its water year on a dry note, but the snowpack is improving. ■Initial SWP allocation forecast of 10% in December gets a 5%...

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Boswell Fears That Keeping Water in Kern River for Fish Will Jeopardize Its Massive Ag Holdings

The  J.G. Boswell Company fears its agricultural interests – and possibly even the city of Corcoran – could be in jeopardy if water is allow...

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How California Legislators Got More Than $1.4 Million in Travel and Gifts in 2023

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‘Digital Democracy’ Project Penetrates California’s Opaque Political Processes

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US Shoots Down Iran-Launched Attack Drones as Biden Team Pledges ‘Support’ for Israel

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Sacramento Gave Homeless Camp a Lease as an Experiment. Here’s What Happened.

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Merced Supervisors Accused of ‘Triple Crown Race’ of Failures Amid Talk of Closing Fire Stations

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Teacher Appreciation Week Surprises That Educators Will Love

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A Mission of Mercy, Then a Fatal Strike: How an Aid Convoy in Gaza Became Israel’s Target

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Walberg Era Begins With a Charge to ‘Revolutionize’ Bulldogs Basketball

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