South Jersey warned of drought despite today's rain

Despite today's rain, much of South Jersey is being warned of a drought.The Delaware River Basin commission passed a drought warning last week and wants

TRENTON - Despite today's rain, much of South Jersey is being warned of a drought.

The Delaware River Basin commission passed a drought warning last week and wants to conserve water.

Reservoirs in Pennsylvania and New Jersey normally flow down the Delaware and keep salt water out, but dropping water levels are allowing salt water from the ocean to creep upriver.

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