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LOCAL California Drought

On Assignment: Focusing on the effects of California's persistent drought

A pre-dawn glow illuminates a narrow, shallow meandering stream flowing in San Gabriel River's East Fork in the Angeles National Forest, which reveal the effects of the prolonged drought March 12, 2014. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times