More than 2 square miles of wildlife habitat that are home to endangered species in Riverside and San Bernardino counties will be protected, thanks to $6 million in federal conservation grants awarded to the region, federal wildlife officials announced on Thursday. Source: California Water News feed… Read More


Along with dozens of other ocean lovers, [Geraldine] Escalona hit the beach Saturday in search of cigarette butts and plastic debris as part of the 32nd annual Coastal Cleanup Day, a global volunteer effort by the Ocean Conservancy and local conservation groups to keep trash off the beach and out of the water. Source: California… Read More


California’s historic Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) is being implemented across the state. Every high-priority and medium-priority groundwater basin and subbasin faces different challenges and is using different strategies to create a Groundwater Sustainability Plan. One major step is the selection of a Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) to act as the lead agency in this… Read More