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Tuesday, October 16, 2007
Drought-Stricken South Facing Tough Choices
Worst-case analyses indicate that Lake Lanier, the main water source for Atlanta, could be drained dry within four months.
"For the first time in more than 100 years, much of the Southeast has reached the most severe category of drought, climatologists said Monday, creating an emergency so serious that some cities are just months away from running out of water."