For two decades, the U.S. government has failed to deliver enough water to wildlife refuges in California, and migratory birds have suffered mightily as a result.
California's Wildlife Refuges Are Dying of Thirst
For the past 20-plus years, the federal government has failed to supply the full amount of water to these unique lowland wildernesses, as required by law, and in places, the number of birds has dropped steadily. . Photos-CC