water resources

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 ...

Sierra’s final snow survey shows more bare ground than snow

Hiking conditions in the Sierra Nevada high country instead of snow on the ground for skiing greeted state Department of Water Resources snow measurement teams on Thursday. And wh ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Water resources in Placer County; defensible space for fire season; health care rankings in the county and European motorcycle adventure

    Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news an ...