By Steve Fleischli At long last, California is expected to receive some significant rainfall and snowfall this week. It will help ease the historic drought. But we are not out of the woods. Far from it.
According to the California Department of Water Resources, 10 communities have less than 60 days of water, ranchers and farmers across hundreds of thousands of acres are scrambling to find water, and dozens of municipalities have ordered homeowners to reduce their water use by 20 percent or more.
The good news is that Californians are aware of just how severe this drought is – and they want action. …read more
Source: Huffington Post Green