Jeffrey Goldberg, WHRW News
According to CNN, California Governor Jerry Brown has issued mandatory water restriction in an attempt to reduce usage by 25% in the drought ravaged state. The announcement was made in the Sierra Nevada mountains, usually covered by 5 feet of snow. Now, it is nearly dry. — Impose significant cuts in water use on campuses, golf courses, cemeteries and other large landscapes.
Some other measures included in the order include:
– Replace 50 million square feet of lawns throughout the state with “drought tolerant landscaping.”
– Create a temporary, statewide …