El Dorado Irrigation District

El Dorado Irrigation District seeks 30-percent water use cut

The soaking weekend storms which dumped heavy amounts of rain and snow on El Dorado County last weekend were a welcome relief for an area hit with the worst drought in its history ...

Workers find huge rattlesnake near water treatment plant

CAMERON PARK — Running across a rattler in California, let alone the foothills, is not uncommon. However, coming upon a nearly 8-foot-long rattlesnake is highly unusual. El Dorad ...

Water is in storage, but conservation’s still key

California is moving into the third year of below-normal snowpack. State officials have been calling on Californians to conserve, conserve, and conserve some more. The result has ...