The Incredible Shrinking Lake

Satellite images capture the dramatic changes to New Mexico's largest reservoir after more than a decade of drought. Continue reading →

July 29, 2013
6:26 AM EDT
Elephant Butte Reservoir in New Mexico is now at its lowest level in 40 years. One image shows the lake full in June 1994. The other the current water level in July 2013. Images courtesy NASA's Earth Observatory.