Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Harsh Drought Is Drying Up New Mexico Largest Reservoir : Climate Desk

El Paso get half its water from the Elephant Butte Reservoir. And it disappearing. Right now, El Paso drier than an cow bone baking in the Chihuahuan Desert, and an important source of water for drinking and farming has shrunk into the sandy puddle you see below. The vast desolation of the Elepha