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Facing historically low levels, Lake Mead officials are fending off a water war. Here's how

Published: 
Mon, 07/18/2016 (All day)

This may be what the start of a water war looks like.

Drought is draining the West’s largest reservoir, Lake Mead, to historic low levels. Forecasts say climate change will make things worse. Headlines warn of water shortages and cutbacks. Members of Congress are moving to protect their states’ supplies.