water conservation

Snow survey shows fourth year of Placer, state drought conditions likely

California’s latest snow survey found on Tuesday that the Sierra Nevada snowpack is far below normal and could end up being the lowest on record in nearly 25 years. Snow sup ...

Reader Input: Go proactive to conserve water

Like others here in Lincoln, we’re doing our best to conserve the use of water in our 2004 home; here’s what we’ve done so far: 1) Installed low-flow toilets th ...

Conserve our precious water

Since the Bear River canal was fixed there have been no articles about the continued effort to conserve water. People are back to hosing down parking lots in Auburn. Folks are stil ...

Together we can weather canal break

One of the defining characteristics of the Auburn community is our ability to pull together in a crisis. When the 49 Fire vanquished 63 homes and businesses, residents rushed in t ...

California needs more dams

I agree with Mr. (A. Elton) Geist’s letter (Reader Input, Nov. 16) that water conservation is everyone’s job. When Sacramento forces water rationing on the people, and then wa ...

PCWA missed chance to promote conservation

Re: “Foothills coming up short in rainfall” (Journal, Feb. 4): This article would have been a great opportunity for PCWA to ask residents to conserve water, if even just a litt ...