vWe think that most people are badly affected by their surroundings, physically and socially.
vIn the Coastal region, we found that while the drought is going up and down on the graphs, a survey taken in August 24, 2007 shows that only 31.7% of the people in this region think that this is a serious drought.
vThe Piedmont region is suffering the most,
because they are spending time and money on fighting the "symptoms" and not the
cause. In other words, they are just
trying to survive this. Their water comes from the
vThe Mountain region shows they aren't experiencing much drought, but they have been put on some water restrictions. Their water supply is averaging out so that their reservoirs aren't going to record lows yet. What's strange is that 52% of people in western NC think that the drought is serious. 56.7% of Charlotte's people also agree the drought is serious.
branching off of this one could be to see if there is more benefit in being an
eastern or western state in the