Dry grass forms circles on the sports field of Doty Middle School during the historic drought in Downey, California.
A lifeguard tower stands as people sunbathe on the beach and swim in the Pacific Ocean.
People ride a roller coaster at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier.
Palm trees stand as people exercise.
Inflatable pretzels and a donut are seen floating in a backyard pool at a home off Summit Drive.
The Parkers’ Lighthouse stands in Shoreline Park.
A pool cleaner casts a shadow on a swimming pool at a home on Chalon Road in the Brentwood Country Estates.
Workers spread mulch to replace turf grass on the golf course at the Braemar Country Club.
Grapevines grow on a hillside at the Moraga Vineyard Co. in this aerial photograph taken during the historic drought over Bel Air.
Black plastic balls, known as “shade balls,” float in the Los Angeles Reservoir to protect water quality in compliance with EPA rules and reduce evaporation.
Urban interface: homes stand near dry hillsides in the Forster Ranch community.
Trump National Golf Club, Los Angeles stands next to the Pacific Ocean.
The Bogdanovich Recreation Center baseball field stands next to open space.
Headstones mark military graves at the Los Angeles National Cemetery as the grass browns.