The shoreline of Folsom Lake had receded more than 100 yards in 2014. On April 7, 2017, California Gov. Jerry Brown declared an end to the state’s water emergency following a five-year drought that reduced rivers to trickles, farmland to dust fields and forests to swathes of dead trees.
The shoreline of Folsom Lake had receded more than 100 yards in 2014. On April 7, 2017, California Gov. Jerry Brown declared an end to the state’s water emergency following a five-year drought that reduced rivers to trickles, farmland to dust fields and forests to swathes of dead trees. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file
The shoreline of Folsom Lake had receded more than 100 yards in 2014. On April 7, 2017, California Gov. Jerry Brown declared an end to the state’s water emergency following a five-year drought that reduced rivers to trickles, farmland to dust fields and forests to swathes of dead trees. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file

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