California Drought Before After

The US southwest is experiencing a severe drought for a third straight year, in which water levels in the area’s lakes and reservoirs are reaching historic lows. Above, we see the full water levels at a section of Lake Oroville near the Bidwell Marina in California on July, 2011, but fast forward to August, 2014 and you see that it’s currently at 32% of its total capacity. Continue reading for more captivating images that show how climate change (and deforestation) affect Earth.

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