California has gone from drought to deluge in the past year. Snow now blankets the Sierra. As Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, results of the manual snow survey yesterday (Thursday) have Californians wondering when the Governor declare the drought over.
The Sierra Nevada snowpack is at near-record levels, according to the latest statewide survey taken yesterday (Wednesday). But as Capital Public Radio's Randol White explains, that doesn't mean the state's drought issues are fully erased.
A new report shows land in the San Joaquin Valley continues to sink at an alarming rate, putting federal and state aqueducts and flood control structures at risk. As Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, this comes at the same time water managers work to repair a huge hole in a spillway of the Oroville Dam.