Underground water in Fresno, California

Fresno, Calif.— A water conservation group in the United States is warning that Fresno’s underground water is a serious threat to human health.According to the Center for Biological Diversity, water in the Fresno area is the second most contaminated in the country after California.Fresno is the sixth largest city in the state, with a population …

Why Fresno is using water from rain to save money

Fresno, California — The rain that’s been falling is finally paying off.The city is using about $1.5 billion in rainwater that’s gathered at a new reservoir and pumping it out into the San Joaquin River and other streams in the drought-stricken city.Fresno has been getting its water from the water stored at the Lake Oroville …