The low water level reveals two chairs at the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014. The advancing drought condition is most evident in the small reservoirs that store water in Santa Clara County.
The low water level reveals two chairs at the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014. The advancing drought condition is most evident in the small reservoirs that store water in Santa Clara County. Bay Area News Group/MCT
The low water level reveals two chairs at the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014. The advancing drought condition is most evident in the small reservoirs that store water in Santa Clara County. Bay Area News Group/MCT

California drought produces thirst for water – and political solutions

January 31, 2014 3:10 PM