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Massachusetts drought conditions worsen, majority of state in a ‘critical drought' as officials urge residents to conserve water

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

The continuing dry and hot weather across the state has worsened drought conditions, as the majority of Massachusetts is now facing a “critical drought.”
State environmental officials are urging residents to conserve water amid the parched conditions, along with taking precautions to prevent fires.
The Bay State's Northeast and Central regions have been in the Level 3 Critical Drought category, and now the Southeast and Connecticut River Valley regions have been elevated to Level 3.
The Cape Cod region has now been elevated to the Level 2 Significant Drought category, and the Islands and...
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