Full story, here: goop.com/where-californias-water-will-come-from 💦💦💦
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    It takes 18,000 gallons of water to create 1 pound of beef. (so consider cutting down on your burger consumption). 🍔
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    The CA drought has wiped out more than half a million acres of farmland & claimed 20,000 jobs. 🌾
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    Even with El Niño rain, water reservoirs are still 1/3 of their normal capacity. 🌧
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    San Diego has the largest desalination plant in the Western hemisphere - providing enough water for 300,000 residents. 🌊
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    The San Diego plant sucks up 100 million gallons of Pacific Ocean water daily and turns it into drinking water. 🍶
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    An Orange County treatment facility filters enough sewage water to provide water for 850,00 residents. 🚽
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    The single largest source of water for CA over the next quarter-century will be sewage water. 🚽🚽🚽🚽🚽🚽🚽
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    80% of all water used in CA goes to the agriculture community & feeding cows 🐮