A his­toric low

Los Angeles Times - - THE NATION - Lorena Iñiguez Ele­bee

Lake Mead’s wa­ter level has been drop­ping for more than a decade and is now at 38% ca­pac­ity, nearly match­ing the lev­els of the 1930s, when the lake was first fill­ing up.

Monthly wa­ter level mea­sured in feet above sea level

Sources: U.S. Depart­ment of the In­te­rior, Na­tional Park Ser­vice

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