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Feds rush Whittier Narrows Dam fix to prevent breach that would flood 1M residents from Pico Rivera to Long Beach

The 62-year-old Whittier Narrows Dam is overdue for repairs. The Army Corps of Engineers is pushing ahead with a $500-million restoration project for the...

What a Massive Indian Festival Can Teach Us About Improving Cities

MIT hackathon looks at Kumbh Mela bathing festival to study pop-up cities and rapid urbanization. Source: What a Massive Indian Festival Can Teach Us About...

9 views of the LA River before and after it was paved in 1938

One photographer painstakingly reshot old photos of the once-volatile waterway. Source: 9 views of the LA River before and after it was paved in 1938

Archaeologists Discover That Easter Island’s Statues May Have Served a Surprisingly Practical Function | artnet News

Archaeologists may have solved one mystery about the placement of the hulking, multi-ton statues in Easter Island. Source: Archaeologists Discover That Easter Island’s Statues May...

A California farmer tries to hold on despite looming water cuts

A longtime farmer hopes to save his Borrego Springs citrus orchard, even as its declining aquifer forces major cuts in groundwater pumping. Source: A California...

Hungry, drought-stricken corner of Pakistan is a land where ‘humans don’t have water to drink’

More than half of children in Baluchistan, Pakistan’s largest and poorest province, suffer from stunting due to malnutrition brought on by prolonged drought. Source: Hungry,...

THE INSIDE KOREA| The Dream Believer, Ik-Joong Kang

The Dream Believer, Ik-Joong Kang By Sukie Park, November 8, 2013 | Photo by Sukie Park | theinsidekorea.com Source: THE INSIDE KOREA ·English (US)

WaterNow Alliance

A Network of Water Leaders Source: WaterNow Alliance

Summary Report: Greenway Rivers Arterial Stormwater System (GRASS)

Drought, water supply reliability and pollution have sparked political action within the City of Los Angeles (LA). The Low Impact Development (LID) Ordinance seeks to capture the...

Felicia Marcus: In Praise Of California Governor Brown’s Water Leadership | The Planning Report

Source: Felicia Marcus: In Praise Of California Governor Brown’s Water Leadership | The Planning Report

San Francisco, Valley farmers fight California ‘water grab’ | The Sacramento Bee

Source: San Francisco, Valley farmers fight California ‘water grab’ | The Sacramento Bee

Jolting California Officials, Trump Administration Looks to Rewrite Rules for Delta Water

The Trump administration is trying a bold new tactic to bring more water to Central Valley farmers — one that could come at the...