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California Imposes Mandatory Water Restrictions

California Imposes Mandatory Water Restrictions

By Nate Vogel

April 10, 2015

California Governor Jerry Brown announced mandatory water restrictions to help with the ongoing drought crisis during his speech at the annual snowpack measuring in the Sierra Nevada on April 1. This is the first time in California’s history that mandatory water restrictions have been imposed. Through...

Winter Rain Fills Marin Reservoirs

Winter Rain Fills Marin Reservoirs

By Claire Donohue

February 24, 2015

On February 8, the Marin Municipal Water District (MMWD) reported that the heavy rainfall in December and February has resulted in the seven Marin district reservoirs reaching 98 percent capacity, 15 percent higher than the average for this time of year. Despite the recent storm systems, the MMWD...