Drought-Stricken Nevada Enacts Ban on 'Non-Functional' Grass

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Drought stricken Nevada enacts a ban on non functional grass. Nevada will be the first state to enact a permanent ban on certain categories of grass Governor Steve Cecil Act signed legislation Friday that will outlaw about 31% of the grass and the Las Vegas area. Beginning in 2027. The band applies to so called non functional turf. Including grass and office parks in street medians added entrances to housing developments. A drought is drying up the Colorado River that serves as the region's primary water source. Lake Mead and Lake Powell. The two reservoirs store in Colorado River water are both projected to shrink to levels this year that would trigger the region's first ever official shortage declaration, triggering reductions to water allocated to Nevada and Arizona. I'm Mike

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