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14 reservoirs in Southern California near record lows

By Steve Scauzillo, San Gabriel Valley Tribune



Late winter in year three of an extended drought and the local picture isn’t pretty.

Urban hillsides retain a summer pallor. Eucalyptus trees are turning brown. Rings around Southern California reservoirs are signs of a water supply that’s dropping fast. Prized underground aquifers — though not visible — are shrinking from overpumping and approaching record lows.

And once again, there’s no rain in the forecast.

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