Too Many Dead Trees: Sierra Nevada Sawmills Face a Backlog
For the first time in years, sawmills in the Sierra Nevada are running at full capacity. The drought and forest fires are responsible for that. We find out what that means for the small town of Terra Bella, about an hour-and-and-a-half southeast of Fresno.
California Gets a Water Conservation Scorecard
State water officials gave Californians their first real report card on Thursday. We found out which water districts are excelling and which are failing to meet mandatory water conservation rules. Almost 40 percent of urban water suppliers cut their water use dramatically, by 30 percent or more. About a third of water districts, 140 in all, fell short, mostly in Southern California.