A Sierra Nevada mountain comparison taken by NASA’s Terra satellite. The left hand image was taken in Jan. 2013. The right hand image, taken a year later, contrasts last year’s conditions with the extreme conditions today.
Gov. Jerry Brown met with Southern California water officials at Metropolitan
headquarters, including General Manager Jeff Kightlinger (right), to discuss the
statewide drought and the need to increase conservation. It was the governor's
first visit to Metropolitan