Water supply scarcity in Southern California

(originally posted in┬áThe John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation 2011 and 2012 Report┬ápage 24-25) Water shortages are an unfortunate reality in Southern California, a desert region characterized by an arid climate, flash floods, and cyclical droughts. Beginning with the 1913 arrival of aqueduct water, the Los Angeles area has relied on water imports for…