Gov Refusing to Send Water to California Farmers Amid Drought, Prioritizes Protecting Endangered Wild Fish

The US government is refusing to send water to California farmers amid the third year of severe drought in the state but is using the water to protect an endangered fish. The majority of US fruits, nuts, and vegetables are grown in the region. Ernest Conant, regional director for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation issued a statement about their refusal on Wednesday. “It’s devastating to the agricultural … Continue reading Gov Refusing to Send Water to California Farmers Amid Drought, Prioritizes Protecting Endangered Wild Fish

California in ‘Extreme Peril’ from FIRE THREAT – Gov. Gavin Newsom declares STATEWIDE fire emergency to PREPARE

By Strange Sounds – Mar 22, 2019 California Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide wildfire emergency Friday, citing “extreme peril” to life and property, in an effort to speed up forest clearing measures. There have only been two other statewide emergencies in California this century: during the drought in 2014 and the subsequent tree die-off in 2015. The executive order piggybacks on the California Department of Forestry and … Continue reading California in ‘Extreme Peril’ from FIRE THREAT – Gov. Gavin Newsom declares STATEWIDE fire emergency to PREPARE