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  • Photos Show Shockingly Low Water at New Mexico’s Largest Reservoir

    Photos Show Shockingly Low Water at New Mexico’s Largest Reservoir

    Like Lake Mead and Lake Powell along the Colorado River, New Mexico’s largest reservoir has reached alarmingly low levels. Photos taken last week at Elephant Butte Reservoir, which is located along the Rio Grande, show stark “bathtub rings” — mineral lines that show where the water levels previously sat — and huge swathes of newly…