conservation

Hunters are stewards of the outdoors

Kids have been hunting since the beginning of life on this planet. It’s a way of helping to feed our families. Hunters supply the most money and volunteer the most time to conser ...

Ask the Master Gardeners: Use mulch to conserve water and reduce weeds

Question: I am trying various methods and ways to conserve water including installing drip lines. Do you have any suggestions that will help keep my plants happy (alive) and use le ...

Dewie's Hole: With mine vent sealed, things are 'golden' for foothill retriever

Dewie, a 3-year-old golden retriever, stood watch as repair crews filled a 30-plus-foot deep mine vent Thursday that the pooch plummeted into in January. The mine vent on state la ...

Ask the PCWA for water conservation rewards

Water costs are on the rise and the Placer County Water Agency can do more to empower customers to avoid future costs through economic incentives. Residents of Auburn have recent ...