This data visualization of 202 weekly drought maps from 2011 to today show how thirsty California has become.

With population, money, and economic growth all happening at exponential rates, and only a limited amount of underlying resources, this isn’t the first time fresh water will be an issue.

H/T Visual Capitalist

202 Drought Maps of California Show How Dry It Is

California Drought

Infographic source: The LA Times