California Water Conservation Plummets In January Following Wet December

Storms soaked the land in December, but January was the driest on record. And so, she says, people turned on their sprinklers. She cautions against reading too much into one month—in Folsom, residents conserved more than 21 percent in 2014, and had one of the highest rates in the state.<br/><br/><br class="Apple-interchange-newline">