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California Drought (May 2021)

California Drought

A boat crosses Lake Oroville below trees scorched in the 2020 North Complex Fire on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A car crosses Enterprise Bridge over Lake Oroville’s dry banks on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A launch ramp, extended to accommodate low water levels, stretches into at Lake Oroville on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A home scorched in the 2020 North Complex Fire rests above Lake Oroville on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

Weeds sprout from a boat launch ramp, which rests far above the water line at Lake Oroville, on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

Surrounded by dry hillsides, a houseboat floats on Lake Oroville on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A boat crosses Lake Oroville beneath a dry hillside on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

Below a hillside scorched in the 2020 North Complex Fire, a boat crosses Lake Oroville on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A man fishes on the banks of Shasta Lake on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Shasta Trinity National Forest, Calif. The reservoir is at 45 percent of capacity and 52 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

Trees scorched in the 2020 North Complex Fire stand above Lake Oroville on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A car crosses Enterprise Bridge over Lake Oroville’s dry banks on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

Houseboats float behind dry hillsides at Lake Oroville on Saturday, May 22, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

Dry banks rise above water in Lake Oroville on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Oroville, Calif. At left are trees scorched in the 2020 North Complex Fire. The reservoir is at 39 percent of capacity and 46 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

California Drought

A boat crosses Shasta Lake on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in Shasta Trinity National Forest, Calif. The reservoir is at 45 percent of capacity and 52 percent of its historical average. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)