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[Translate] Firefighters responded to reports of smell of oil off Goleta pier Seepage in Santa Barbara Channel is normal but origin...

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IS THE LOS ANGELES WATER SUPPL...

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[Translate] Environment California has investigated more than 2,000 injection wells for possible risks to public safety, clean water...

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HAVE YOU HEARD OF SOLAR DESALI...

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[Translate] by Ari PhillipsCLIMATE CHANGE CREDIT: Courtesy of WaterFX. The parabolic solar panels at WaterFX’s demonstration...

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WELCOME TO FAIRMEAD, CA., WHER...

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[Translate] For some Californians the drought means brown lawns. For others, it means nothing to drink. By Sasha Abramsky  THE NATION...

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THE TECH INDUSTRY IS THREATENI...

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[Translate] With California thought to have only one year of water left, Silicon Valley data centres are trying to reduce their needs...

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A CHILLING UPDATE ON THE TICKI...

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[Translate] NYTDOT Andrew C. Revkin Photo A comparison of the history of powerful earthquakes along fault off the coast of northern...

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WHY THOUSANDS OF BUDHISTS ARE ...

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[Translate] by Sam P.K. Collins THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP   His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama kicked off his three-day birthday...

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TIM DONNELLY STARTS EFFORT TO ...

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[Translate] Tim Donnelly starts effort to repeal Rebecca Plevin AP Parents rallied against SB 277 outside the Capitol in Sacramento...

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CALIFORNIA CONSERVATION EFFORT...

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[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Water use in the state down in May compared with two years ago after governor ordered mandatory water...

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JIM CARREY LEADS CALIFORNIA...

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[Translate] California just outlawed personal exemptions for vaccines. Cue the “Vetoed Parenthood” backlash Mary...

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THE WEST IS LITERALLY ON FIRE,...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   As expected, the 2015 wildfire season has meant more bad news...

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STRESS ON WATER RESOURCES THRE...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Depletion of aquifers adds to pressures on farmers in...

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THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A ST...

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[Translate] By Cheryl Katz | Yale Environment 360 This story was first published by Yale Environment 360. Solar farms are blooming...

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WATER WARS HEAT UP AFTER CALIF...

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[Translate] California Water District Sues State Over Cutbacks During Drought Reuters By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 19...

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YET ANOTHER WAY THAT OIL IS SC...

Jun 15, 2015 by

[Translate] .Oil refineries use a ton of water—and a lot of them are in drought-plagued California. —By Julia Lurie  MOTHER JONES...

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WHY MOBY WANTS YOU TO STOP SHO...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS   Skip Showers For Beef, a new grassroots project born of the California drought,...

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DOES HYDROPOWER MAKE SENSE IN ...

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[Translate] At the Hoover Dam, new hydropower turbines are being installed at a lower elevation to prepare for future shortages in...

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SANTA MONICA’S BIG BLUE ...

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[Translate] A cheery public infrastructure initiative aims to make bus travel more enjoyable. Katherine Allen   METROPOLIS MAGAZINE...

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Climate change threatens elect...

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[Translate] theguardian By 2050 extended years of drought could lead to an electricity shortage as well as a water shortage,...

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Pipeline Spews 21,000 Gallons ...

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[Translate] Environment Four-mile-long oil slick fouls some of the state’s most beautiful coastline at Refugio State Beach. By...

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CALIFORNIA’S WATER SUPPL...

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[Translate]   Shutterstock California’s State Water Resources Control Board on Tuesday expanded emergency regulations regarding...

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Who controls California’s tap?...

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[Translate] Black.Dots. By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Like lots of people in drought-desiccated California, I have been hustling to...

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Let’s get over the whole “toil...

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[Translate] Nathan Phillips By Madeleine Thomas   GRIST “Toilet to tap” is such an unfortunate phrase, isn’t it? Hate to break it to...

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At Least 12 Million Trees Are ...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling  CLIMATE PROGRESS Hundreads of trees sit dead in the San Bernardino National Forest in California, due...

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California’s Drought Could Upe...

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[Translate] AP by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS On April 1, California Governor Jerry Brown stood in a field in the Sierra Nevada...

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California has a real water ma...

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[Translate] Aqueduct in Saugus, Calif.    Jeff Turner By Nathanael Johnson GRIST When I started reporting on California’s drought I...

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BREAKING: California Governor ...

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[Translate] by Ari PhillipsCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo On Wednesday morning, four-term California Governor Jerry Brown issued...

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California’s drought isn’t doo...

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[Translate] Low water at Folsom Reservoir    Robert Couse-Baker By Nathanael Johnson GRIST As California parches, people in the state...

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‘Explosive’ Wildfires Ar...

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[Translate] by Samantha Page  CLIMATE PROGRESS California’s firefighters are bracing for a long summer. CREDIT: AP Photo/Marcio Jose...

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How to Save Water, the Califor...

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[Translate]  The Dirt Contributor For the past century, much of California has relied on an inherently fragile and unreliable...

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