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State of California California Drought Action

As Drought Conditions Deepen, Governor Newsom Calls on Californians to Take Simple Actions to Reduce Water Use

With much of the West experiencing drought conditions and California squarely in a second consecutive dry year, Governor Gavin Newsom today directed state agencies to take immediate action to bolster drought resilience and prepare for impacts on communities, businesses and ecosystems if dry conditions extend to a third year.