Eleva8UP Magazine April 2015 - Page 4

Governor Brown has declared a statewide drought emergency and is asking all Californians to reduce their water use by 20 percent. California is experiencing a serious drought and the state will be challenged to meet its water needs in the upcoming year.

Calendar year 2013 was the driest year in recorded

history for many areas of California, and current conditions suggest no change is in sight for 2014.

Water conservation is always important in California, but this year no Californian can afford to waste any water. We all need to do our part.

Drought 2014: What you need to know