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SDG&E Brings Back the Skycrane to Bolster Regional Fire Suppression

San Diego County CA— Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced it has renewed agreements to make a heavy-lift helicopter available to support fire-fighting efforts again this ...

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Oceanside Meeting Water Reduction Goals

Oceanside CA— While many cities and water districts in California are struggling to meet the state mandated water reductions, Oceanside is meeting its target and even surpassing it. ...

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Biggest California Water Users Targeted for Enforcement Action

California Waterkeepers call for bigger cuts to outdoor water use and increased investment in enforcement San Diego County CA— On Thursday, July 30, 2015, the California State Water ...

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New Landscape Watering Restrictions in Oceanside

Oceanside CA— In April 2015, Governor Brown issued an executive order for mandatory water use reductions ranging from 4% to 36% in the state. To achieve Oceanside’s assigned ...

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Using Gray Water to Ease Drought Effects

Gray Water Systems Permitted in Oceanside Oceanside CA— The State of California is in the middle of an historic drought. Governor Brown has issued a call for a ...

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Oceanside Reviewing State Executive Order Mandating Reduction in Water Use

Oceanside CA— On Wednesday, California Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order mandating a 25% reduction in water use across the state. With the state experiencing a fourth ...

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Drought the New California Normal?

San Diego County CA – Californians believe this year’s record drought is the “new normal” and favor investments in long-term solutions over short-term fixes, according to a poll ...

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County Firefighters Preparing for Wildfires

San Diego County CA– Hot dry winds are back in the forecast, raising the wildfire risk once again in San Diego County. The County’s fire responders sprang into ...

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Obama to Visit California Drought Stricken Region. Oceanside Fares Better During Drought

Oceanside CA- President Obama will visit Fresno County, today, to see first hand, conditions in the drought-stricken agricultural center of California. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, will make the ...

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Gov. Brown Calls for 20% Reduction in State Wide Water Usage

Oceanside CA- With 2013 being the driest year in California recorded history and an expectation of a third consecutive dry year in 2014, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. has ...

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