Yes, California will run out of water in 1 year, says Jay Famiglietti, NASA's senior water scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The data reveal that the total storage of H2O in Ca. It has been declining since 2002, when satellite monitoring began, with 26% of groundwater being depleted since the beginning of the 20th century. For inquiries related to this message, please contact our support team and provide the reference identifier below.
Los Angeles Department of Water and Energy officials said Angelenos filed 1,198 water waste reports in May significantly more than in the same month last year, when 544 such reports were made. According to the Los Angeles Times-Amid intensifying drought, state water regulators voted Tuesday to enact a drastic emergency order that will ban thousands of Californians, mainly farmers, from using water from rivers and streams. Dozens of water agencies, including the Los Angeles Department of Water and Energy, reduced residents to outdoor irrigation one or two days a week on June 1 in response to the MWD order. The latest figures indicate that the message is leaking, albeit only slightly, with the South Coast hydrological region, which is home to Los Angeles, seeing savings of 2.2% in May.