Shocking Before And After Photos Of California’s Drought



In January 2014, Governor Jerry Brown officially declared a drought emergency in the state of California. 2013 was one of the driest years recorded in California’s history and according to rainfall predictions for 2014, the severe drought caused by three consecutive years of below-normal rainfall is far from over. The satellite and before and after photos show California drying up and reveals just how severe the drought really is.

 

california snowpack droughtSatellite photos shows the severe lack of snowpack in California in 2014 compared to 2013. (Photo: NASA/NOAA)

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california drought before and after(photos: California Department of Water Resources)

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Folsom Lake

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