News outlets across the state and the nation are pointing out that California has dragged its feet making the changes to water storage and regulations that will help the state adjust to climate change and the wetter wet years and hotter dry years it produces.
San Francisco Chronicle
Californians approved billions for new water storage. Why hasn’t it gotten built?
San Jose Mercury News / Bay Area News Group
California stormwater storage limited by 2-inch fish
Los Angeles Times
California has lots of catching up to do on flood management — with or without climate change
Orange County Register
Harvesting the deluge is an opportunity for Californians
State laws hamper flood flow storage but one San Joaquin Valley water district cut through the red tape. Can others follow?
Storms tell California to upgrade its plumbing
New York Times
In a Drought, California Is Watching Water Wash Out to Sea
Storms Show California’s Outdated Plumbing Puts Economy at Risk
San Diego Union Tribune
Suddenly, water is everywhere. So are questions about saving more of it.