Families like this one in Roseville have cut their water use by more than 80 percent by replacing lawns with drought-resistant plants.
Families like this one in Roseville have cut their water use by more than 80 percent by replacing lawns with drought-resistant plants. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
Families like this one in Roseville have cut their water use by more than 80 percent by replacing lawns with drought-resistant plants. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file

State should give Sacramento region a break on water conservation

April 19, 2016 05:00 PM