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This Feb. 28, 2014 photo shows a 200-gallon water storage tank that collects rain from the roof of Josephine Miller's home in Santa Monica, Calif., which she uses to water her garden. With California in a drought, some communities in recent years have turned to water conservation measures in an effort to cut down on imported water.  (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

This Feb. 28, 2014 photo shows a 200-gallon water storage tank that collects rain from the roof of Josephine Miller's home in Santa Monica, Calif., which she uses to water her garden. With California in a drought, some communities in recent years have turned to water conservation measures in an effort to cut down on imported water. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

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