The relatively unusual decision – its New Jersey’s first drought warning since 2001 – allows the state Department of Environmental Protection to start ordering water utilities to move water from one part of the state to another to alleviate areas with particularly depleted reserves.
Source: NorthJersey:Passaic News

http://www.northjersey.com/news/new-jersey-issues-drought-warning-for-more-than-half-the-state-1.1681168

Share Button