The Drought in Pictures

Folsom Lake

Here's a dramatic comparison of the lake's levels in 2011 vs. 2014!

Lake Oroville

Another dramatic comparison.

Snowpack 2013

Snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains and beyond, in April 2013.

Snowpack 2014

Snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains and beyond, in April 2014.



Folsom Lake

A good year vs. the current drought year.

Kern River near Bakersfield

No diving!

Stevens Creek Reservoir

A smaller reservoir in Cupertino.

Death Valley

...and one of good ol' Death Valley, just for fun!