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  1. Pamela Anderson Not Taking Ice Bucket Challenge Due To Animal TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... like actor Zachary Quinto are refusing to take the challenge because it sends the wrong message about the ongoing drought in California. He says, "In light of the staggering drought in California and the desperate need for clean drinking water in ...


  2. GPS is Tracking West's Vanishing Water, Scientists Surprised to LearnRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | National Geographic

    ... network has also been recording an entirely different phenomenon: the massive drying of the landscape caused by the drought that has intensified over much of the region since last year. Geophysicist Adrian Borsa of the Scripps Institution of ...


  3. Mapping California's Drought: Rapid Progression in 4 YearsRead the original story

    9 min ago | News Max

    California's extreme drought conditions have progressed rapidly since 2011, when maps based on reports from the U.S. Drought Monitor showed that just a small part of the northern part of the state was considered "abnormally dry."


  4. California drought poses long-term threat to food pricesRead the original story

    11 min ago | OregonLive.com

    California is suffering an epic drought. It's not the worst drought the state has ever had, but it's certainly the worst drought the state has ever had while housing tens of millions of residents and containing a significant fraction of U.S. agricultural production.


  5. Calif. honey production dries up amid record drought; beekeepers feel financial ...Read the original story

    22 min ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.


  6. Unregulated pumping rises to top of drought debateRead the original story

    24 min ago | San Diego Source

    Three years of drought have Californians debating an end to the state's status as one of the last in the West with a pump-as-you-please policy for the vital underground sources that provide up to 65 percent of the state's water.


  7. Warming something upRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Boulder Weekly

    ... 27 ounces of water to remove the peels. But California, the nation's fruit and vegetable basket, is facing its worst drought in more than 100 years. Helpfully, researchers at University of California, Davis, have developed a way to blanch and peel ...


  8. SHARK trapped in Cornish estuary with rusty hook in its finRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... male Old Farmer's Almanac predicts 'SUPER-cold' winter for the East Coast... but bone-dry West can expect continued drought through 2015 Americans get the least paid vacation time in the world - while other countries enjoy as many as FORTY days off ...


  9. Second Trailer for Jake Paltrow's Dusty, Impressive Sci-Fi 'Young Ones'Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Firstshowing.net

    " I never saw this land when it was green, before the drought came. " Following some short teases from France and a very brief domestic trailer , we finally get a much better look at the ambitious sci-fi western Young Ones .


  10. Head of Bastiat Ghana hails YES initiative [Ghana News Agency]Read the original story

    36 min ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... "Joseph son of Jacob in his late 20s became the Prime Minister of Egypt by saving the people from hunger during a drought season, while Bill Gate, Dell, Steve Jobs among others made great transformation to the world during the youthful stage." GNA ...


  11. 63 trillion gallons of groundwater lost in drought, study findsRead the original story

    38 min ago | The Miami Herald

    The ongoing drought in the western United States has caused so much loss of groundwater that the Earth, on average, has lifted up about 0.16 inches over the last 18 months, according to a new study.


  12. Drought makes western United States riseRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Examiner.com

    California is in its third year of a catastrophic drought. That's not news, but what is news is just how much the drought is costing the state.


  13. California drought continues to take heavy toll on reservoirsRead the original story

    55 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    Dry ruts in a island reveal where the water level used to be at Lake Shasta due to serious drought conditions.


  14. In Your Garden - Mouthwatering peaches for your orchardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... 80 percent of standard, and has good anchorage and excellent vigor. Trees on St. Julian tolerate wet soil as well as drought conditions. Citation rootstock dwarfs peaches to 8-14 ft. Trees will be very tolerant of wet soil but not drought tolerant. ...


  15. High 'n' Dry: GPS Offers New Way to Measure DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Live Science

    Drought stations around the western U.S., such as this one in the Inyo Mountains near Lone Pine, California, provide a fuller picture of the devastating drought in recent years.


  16. a Life After Lawnsa gives insight into drought-tolerant yardsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... to a Waterwise Garden” (CreateSpace, 2014) is a simple guide to transforming your lawn into a breathtaking drought-tolerant oasis. “Drought-tolerant oasis” may sound like an oxymoron. An oasis is lush and green, you are ...


  17. Officials say Lake Tahoe imperiled by wildfiresRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times

    Lake Tahoe, a crown jewel of the western landscape, is being challenged by drought, invasive species, the threat of catastrophic wildfire and climate change, officials said Tuesday.


  18. California's vanishing lakes: Before-and-after photos reveal the...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... serum Old Farmer's Almanac predicts 'SUPER-cold' winter for the East Coast... but bone-dry West can expect continued drought through 2015 Americans get the least paid vacation time in the world - while other countries enjoy as many as FORTY days off ...


  19. California Drought Has Wild Salmon Competing With Almonds For WaterRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WGBH

    The ongoing California drought has pitted wild salmon against farmers in a fight for water.


  20. VIDEO: The rise of the water meterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BBC News

    Do you have a water meter in your home? The number of properties which do has risen above 10 million in England and Wales as companies in drought-prone areas oblige customers to have one installed.