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Drought to Bring Changes to Habits in California

California Gov. Jerry Brown's announcement of mandatory water restrictions, the first ever in the state, has created a divide between urban and agricultural users as the state faces its fourth year of severe drought.

A green lawn in the Olmos Park neighborhood of San Antonio, shown on June 5, 2012.

California Gov. Jerry Brown's announcement of mandatory water restrictions, the first ever in the state, has created a divide between urban and agricultural users as the state faces its fourth year of drought. Brown was accused of favoring farmers, who were excluded from the restrictions. (The Washington Post)

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