Groundwater, food imports, low fuel prices, and a strong American dollar have more influence on prices than drought.
No comprehensive data exist on agricultural water consumption.
Cities must cut water use by 25 percent in 2015.
The oil industry’s relationship to water is governed by a surprising ratio.
This drought is different, people say — much different.
Rock barriers will deflect saltwater intrusion in California’s most important water body.
A breakdown of how California’s water is used, from fracking and Nestle’s bottling plant to almonds and lawns.