Weather Maps

The Drought Monitor map for this week still has most of California in the Exceptional category. Let’s see what we can do about that, shall we? Here’s the precipitation forecast for the 6-10 day window. Not out of the woods yet, but we’re off to a good start.  

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Expert Witnesses

Yesterday evening I went out to tidy up the front yard, and returned quite discouraged. The drought and our water use cutback has really whacked the heck out of our plants. I’ve already removed some water hogs that I didn’t like anyway, but now the more resilient plants are totally stressed out. Still a ways […]

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Let’s be reasonable

February – could you stand up for a moment, February? OK, everybody, let’s give February a round of applause for all the good rain. Things are starting to green up, and we might be going from catastrophic drought to just a run-of-the-mail extreme drought. You done good, February. In light of this, I wonder why […]

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