Caption: The boat launching ramp stands high and dry at Lake Success near Porterville, Bakersfield which is at 7% capacity. Bakersfield is now the driest city in the USA. Most of California is in exceptional drought, the highest level of drought classification. 428,000 acres of agricultural land have been taken out of production due to lack of water, thousands of agricultural workers have lost their jobs and one third of all children in California go to bed hungry.

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Keywords: america, boat launching ramp, brown, california, climate change, concrete, desiccated, desperate, dried up, drought, dust, dust bowl, empty, global warming, jetty, kern county, lake, lake bed, lake success, parched, porterville central valley, reservoir, us, usa, water crisis, water shortage, wharf

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Boat launching ramp in drought

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