Keep our community Park Host, Chris Gardner, of Jess Martin Park in Julian

 – Photo: Chris Gardner receives ‘Volunteer of the Year Award:’ From left to right. San Diego Supervisor Dianne Jacob, Chris Gardner, Jane Gardner, Bob Copper (former director …San Diego County Parks & Recreation ), Chris’ son…Christopher the 3rd. “Chris Gardner has been the Jess Martin Park volunteer park hosts for 6 years,  for the community…

California’s Water Systems

  – Photo: California State Water Project Facilities-Dos Amigos Facilities Where does California’s water come from? California water infrastructure, by Department of Water Resources Most of us remember learning the water cycle, and so we can understand easily enough that it’s the rain and snow that is the ultimate source of our water supply.  But…

Data Shows California Rainfall Totals Released: Drought Persists

 Water Year 2016 Ends, California Suffered ‘Snow Drought’ Statewide water conservation vital for surviving uncertain climate future California’s 2016 Water Year draws to a close tomorrow, ending a fifth consecutive year marked by meager precipitation that fell more often as rain than snow. Record warm temperatures created an early and below-average runoff that was in…