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State may declare drought emergency

Original post made on Jan 8, 2014

The state of California's water supply is in a third year of drought and is prompting state water officials to ask for a state of water emergency in California in the coming weeks.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 10:49 AM

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Posted by And they want to remove hetch hetchy?
a resident of Monta Loma
on Jan 8, 2014 at 5:27 pm

"San Francisco's ballot measure to drain and restore the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, which provides the city with its water, was defeated this past Election Day."

Thank God the voters had more sense then to destroy it. And there is 4 more dams that are slated for removal by California.

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Is anyone outraged at this?


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Posted by Steve
a resident of Shoreline West
on Jan 9, 2014 at 2:06 pm

It's seven dams (there are four Klamath River dams). The reservoirs are filled with sediment, the dams are no longer useful for water supply.


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