Governor Jerry Brown officially declared California a drought emergency on Jan. 17, 2014. CA is on pace to surpass their worst drought in over 2000 years
. In 2013 LA recorded it's driest year ever. The California Snowpack is at a record low, 12 percent lower than historic average.
California remains in severe drought status. Residents are genuinely scared that there will come a day when they turn on the tap and nothing comes out. Many experts predict that the drought will not end anytime soon. When water is scarce, quality will suffer.