Logic might lead you to believe that a mosquito-borne illness like West Nile virus would spread during rainy conditions, as the bugs need water to breed. But a new study demonstrates the opposite is true. Original article Source: California Water News feed… Read More

The Department of Water Resources has temporarily suspended flows from the Oroville Dam spillway to investigate concrete erosion on the bottom half of the spillway. There is no anticipated threat to the dam or the public. Approximately 20 percent of Lake Oroville remains empty, and DWR officials say there is sufficient storage room to capture the… Read More