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As their yards go brown, Californians pocket the green

LOS ANGELES -- Sunny Southern California for many years has been seen as the land of swimming pools in the backyard and lush lawns in the front. But that's changing as homeowners and businesses are opting to go grass-free, motivated by the desire to pay less for water, reduce maintenance and, in many cases, reap cash incentives offered by local water agencies.

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