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California in Statewide Emergency As It Records Driest Water Year in a Century

The most populous state in America is in the midst of another drought crisis. With warming temperatures and a dwindling water supply, California is under strict conservation efforts. Data reveals the last time the state had such few rain showers was in 1924. Right now, nearly 88% of California and much of the American West are under "extreme" or "exceptional" drought conditions. Learn more about the water emergency and how California's woes may likely impact you.

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