Santa Barbara County Parks Department  ranger Jeff Bozarth stands in a dry bay on Lake Cachuma on January 14, 2014, in Santa Barbara County, Calif. The area was filled with water last March.
Santa Barbara County Parks Department ranger Jeff Bozarth stands in a dry bay on Lake Cachuma on January 14, 2014, in Santa Barbara County, Calif. The area was filled with water last March. Los Angeles Times/MCT
Santa Barbara County Parks Department ranger Jeff Bozarth stands in a dry bay on Lake Cachuma on January 14, 2014, in Santa Barbara County, Calif. The area was filled with water last March. Los Angeles Times/MCT

As California drought persists, federal aid begins to flow

February 04, 2014 4:48 PM