Is Cannabis Worsening California's Drought?

Cannabis farming in California's Emerald Triangle has doubled since 2009, depleting streams, destroying habitat and posing a lethal risk to fish and wildlife amidst a devastating drought. Is there a greener way to grow weed?

 

Produced by David Zlutnick and Tony Dokoupil

Shot and edited by David Zlutnick

May 2015 // 7 min. 31 sec.