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Going Down: Climate change, water use threaten Lake Mead

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11:40am, February 20, 2008

If climate changes as expected, and future water use goes unchecked, there's a 50 percent chance that Lake Mead—one of the southwestern United States' key reservoirs—will become functionally dry in the next couple of decades, a new study suggests.

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