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18th September 2015
Arizona lake that provides drinking water to three states is less than half full

The Globe and Mail

Published Thursday, Sep. 17, 2015 9:50AM EDT
Last updated Thursday, Sep. 17, 2015 9:51AM EDT

Lake Powell on the Colorado River provides water for Nevada, Arizona and California. A severe drought in recent years, combined with withdrawals that many believe are not sustainable, has reduced its levels to only about 42 percent of its capacity.