Tag: Drought

Water Works

Every morning on my way to work, I drive past the multitude of manicured green lawns with plants and trees that are not native to the desert climate of the Coachella Valley.  Often the sight of this lush greenness is accompanied by the sight of water sprinklers which water not only the plants, grass and trees but also the sidewalk, cement and sometimes the road. The sight angers residents of the Coachella Valley not only because it is so wasteful but that this waste goes unchecked while the state...

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