Wildlife officials say medical pot farms in Northern California are draining streams dry

  • by: JASON DEAREN , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 1, 2014 - 10:45 AM

SAN FRANCISCO — Some drought-stricken rivers and streams in Northern California's coastal forests are being polluted and sucked dry by water-guzzling medical marijuana farms, wildlife officials say — an issue that has spurred at least one county to try to outlaw personal grows.

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