Drought in Tulare County never ends
Severe drought is gripping most of California, but its misery isn’t spread equally. While most of the state compares today’s extreme conditions to previous droughts, people in Tulare County speak of drought — in the singular, as in a continuous state of being. … Tulare County’s never-ending drought brings dried up wells and plenty of misery The entire West is suffering from extreme dryness, heat and fire risk, and the small, rural towns of northern Tulare County, outside of Visalia, are caught in its vortex.
- Sierra Sun Times: Statement from Senator Melissa Hurtado and Congressman David G. Valadao, urging consideration for California’s Central Valley counties in drought decisions
- Ag Net West: Call to action for enhancing water infrastructure
- Ag Net West: USDA to Provide Nearly $42 Million for Drought response
- And Now U Know: California Fresh Fruit Association’s Ian LeMay Discusses California Drought; Water Infrastructure and Investments