El Paso Faces Water Shortage

Outlet: KFOX14

June 24, 2011

The Water Improvement District of El Paso said the city is not getting enough water runoff this year. The city’s water comes from the mountains of southern Colorado and northern New Mexico. The water runs off into Elephant Butte Lake.
This year, even though the Colorado River side of the mountains has seen a lot of snow, the side that affects El Paso’s water supply hasn’t…

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