Almond farmers grow salty over drought conditions

As the drought in California drags on, it’s the almond industry that has come under scrutiny as of late as the popular nut have been cited as one of the state’s most water-guzzling crops. With much of the state’s surface water cut off, farmers have turned to groundwater resources as a last-ditch effort for survival. […]

Anxiety mounts as California snowpack hits record low

Unfortunately it’s no April fool’s joke that the snowpack levels across the entire Sierra Nevada are now the lowest in recorded history, making the water outlook in drought-racked California even worse than was previously thought.

As profiled in a recent article, this has huge implications for tens of millions of people who depend on water […]