California Drought and What It Really Means in Terms of Our Food and Water | Maps

California Drought and What It Really Means in Terms of Our Food and Water | Maps

(from Mother Jones) California, supplier of nearly half of all US fruits, veggies, and nuts, is on track to experience the driest year in the past half millennium. Farms use about 80 percent of the state’s “developed water,” or water that’s moved from its natural source to other areas via pipes and aqueducts.

 

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