The latest state survey of the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains shows snow levels well below normal for this time of the year. However, officials say it's no cause for alarm yet, as Capital Public Radio's Randol White reports.
KVCR's Ken Vincent introduces report from Capital Public Radio's Randol White
California has gone from drought to deluge in the past year. Snow now blankets the Sierra. As Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, results of the manual snow survey yesterday (Thursday) have Californians wondering when the Governor declare the drought over.
The first manual snow survey of the season yesterday (Tuesday) found the amount of water in California's Sierra Nevada snowpack below average. As Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, the snowpack supplies about a third of the state's water needs.
Most Californians know 2015 was a dismal year for the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada mountain range. New research just published in the journal "Nature Climate Change" shows just how unprecedented this past winter was. Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton has this report.