So when several dry years leave the reservoirs parched and the mountains bare, as happened during the just-ended drought, the state has to rely on another reservoir — the one that’s underground.
EPA missed eight deadlines on its registration review of neonicotinoid chemicals in 2016, leaving farmer and industry use of the chemicals in an uncomfortable waiting pattern. Read moreRead More »
Republican lawmakers are threatening to cut off U.S. funding for the World Health Organization’s cancer research program over its finding that the active ingredient in the herbicide Roundup is probably carcinogenic to humans. Read moreRead More »