Severe Drought Leaves Marina Dry

Optismitic sign

Optismitic signWhile there’s some comedy in the sign, the land behind it is no laughing mater. This basin once buoyed boats, now is desolate. And its not alone.

California’s drought has gotten pretty bad. Only 18% of the water in the resovier at Sacramento. That means places like this aren’t in good shape. Not a boat in the entire marina, and there hasn’t been for years.

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The drought has resulted in water rationing, and the Governor of California has declared a state of emergency. The drought is the worst that has been seen since records were started.