Environment

Climate Change: Scientists Grappling with Various Scenarios Moving Forward

2014 June 1.

Since the start of the Industrial Age, the atmosphere and the oceans have warmed up, the amount of snow and ice has diminished and the sea level has risen.

Rainless in California: Year’s Final Snow Survey Comes Up Dry

2014 June 1.

The final snow survey of the year by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) on May 1, 2014 found more bare ground than snow as California faces another long, hot summer after a near-record dry winter.

Changes Coming to Groundwater Management

2014 April 1.

California carries the distinction of being the only western state without a system of state laws regulating groundwater use.

NRCS Conservation Programs, EQIP and Special Drought Assistance Funds

2014 February 27.

This webinar will describe the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) assistance, including conservation planning and programs that may be of help to Western Grower members.