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California Drinking Water

Robin Wilkey

Ready To Drink Your Sewage? | Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.24.2013 | Green

No, this isn't the opening scene of Waterworld. One of the biggest cities in America could soon source drinkable water from sewage. The Silicon Val...

More Trouble For Our Drinking Water

AP | JASON DEAREN and ALICIA CHANG | Posted 11.22.2012 | San Francisco

MARINA, Calif. — In the Central California coastal town of Marina, a $7 million desalination plant that can turn salty ocean waves into fresh dr...

How Safe Is California's Tap Water?

AP | GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 10.14.2012 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. — Environmental groups filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the California Department of Public Health for failing to establish a s...

California's Lost Towns Devise Unique Plans To Solve Water Problems

| Posted 07.14.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Bernice Yeung For a good part of its rich history, residents of unincorporated Allensw...

New Report: Nitrate Contamination Threatens California's Drinking Water

Naomi Starkman | Posted 05.15.2012 | Green
Naomi Starkman

This week an independent, non-partisan news organization published a report that reveals that nitrate contamination is severe and getting worse for hundreds of thousands of people in California's farming communities.

STUDY: Dirty Drinking Water Spreading Throughout California

AP | By GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 05.13.2012 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. -- Nitrate contamination of drinking water is a pervasive problem in California's agricultural heartland and is bound to intensify in t...

SO FRESH AND SO CLEAN: Governor Signs Slew Of Drinking Water Bills

| Posted 12.13.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Bernice Yeung From arsenic to E. coli bacteria, contaminants flow from the water taps ...