What you need to know about water conservation in California

It may seem like a daunting task to conserve the water you drink and the nutrients it needs, but that’s the main challenge facing Californians, says Robert G. Fitch, professor emeritus of ecology at the University of California, Davis.It’s no surprise, then, that Fitch’s research has been focused on the water problem in the Golden …

How to water your home in the face of water scarcity

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a new initiative called Water Conservation Form (WCF), designed to help farmers and ranchers prepare for water shortages and extreme weather events.Water conservation forms will be available for purchase on the USDA website beginning in February, and farmers and ranches will be able to request the …