Calif. facing worst drought in modern history
Kent Porter, AP
State officials reported a Sierra Nevada snowpack smaller than normal on Thursday and said California may be at the beginning of its worst drought in modern history. More...
San Francisco Chronicle
Worst drought ever expected after mild January
California teeters on the edge of the worst drought in the state's history, officials said Thursday after reporting that the Sierra Nevada snowpack - the backbone of the state's water supply - is only 61 percent of normal. More...