August 31, 2014 12:00 AM

Conservation conundrum: Water use varies greatly across California

Gov. Jerry Brown has asked all Californians to cut their water use 20 percent during the drought. But residents consume vastly different quantities of water, which means conservation will be easier for some than for others. Experts say water consumption comes down to three main factors: local climate, household size and income level.

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