An aerial photo last week shows golf course communities bordering the desert in Cathedral City, near Palm Springs. Unlike many water agencies in Southern California that have strong conservation programs, the ones in this area will have to slash water use by 35 percent because their per-capita use is so high.
An aerial photo last week shows golf course communities bordering the desert in Cathedral City, near Palm Springs. Unlike many water agencies in Southern California that have strong conservation programs, the ones in this area will have to slash water use by 35 percent because their per-capita use is so high. Chris Carlson The Associated Press
An aerial photo last week shows golf course communities bordering the desert in Cathedral City, near Palm Springs. Unlike many water agencies in Southern California that have strong conservation programs, the ones in this area will have to slash water use by 35 percent because their per-capita use is so high. Chris Carlson The Associated Press

Editorial: We can learn a lot from Southern California about conserving water

April 11, 2015 05:00 PM

UPDATED April 12, 2015 12:00 AM

Comments

More Videos

  • Trump's FBI pick wants to lead independent bureau that will "make every American proud"

    Christopher A. Wray stated that his "loyalty was to the constitution" and the law during his testimony at the nomination hearing for FBI director on Wednesday. He was grilled by senators on his ability to remain independent of the White House in investiga