oil drilling


Opponents of offshore oil production offered visiting federal officials a rude "welcome to California" yesterday (Thursday) as the feds arrived in Sacramento for a public meeting on a Trump administration plan to reopen waters off California to drilling.  More from KQED's Craig Miller.

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Conservation groups are vowing to fight President Donald Trump's decision to open up almost all federal waters to oil and gas drilling, including all of California's coast.  KVCR's Benjamin Purper has more.


The State of California says it will do a better job of monitoring oil drilling that could affect the state's groundwater supply.  Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports on a new plan released yesterday.