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(Left) Lake Oroville July 20, 2011
(Right) Lake Oroville January 16, 2014

(Left) Lake Oroville July 20, 2011
(Right) Lake Oroville January 16, 2014

(Left) NASA satellite image of Sierra Nevada on January 18, 2013
(Right) NASA satellite image Sierra Nevada on January 18, 2014

(Left) Folsom Lake July 20, 2011
(Right) Folsom Lake January 16, 2014

(Left) Folsom Lake March 2011
(Right) Folsom Lake January 2014

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2013 Drought News Release Archive

Governor Brown Convenes Drought Task Force

December 17, 2013 – Governor Brown convenes a drought task force to monitor California’s drought.
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Governor Brown Issues Executive Order to Streamline Approvals for Water Transfers to Protect California’s Farms

May 20, 2013 – With near record-low precipitation in California this year, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued an Executive Order to streamline approvals for voluntary water transfers to assist California’s agricultural industry.
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Governor Brown Convenes Drought Task Force

December 17, 2013 – Governor Brown convenes a drought task force to monitor California’s drought.
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Governor Brown Issues Executive Order to Streamline Approvals for Water Transfers to Protect California’s Farms

May 20, 2013 – With near record-low precipitation in California this year, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued an Executive Order to streamline approvals for voluntary water transfers to assist California’s agricultural industry.
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