Topics » Environment   March 20, 2012

Coping With Climate Change: Texas Water Woes

Cutting Losses

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Cutting Losses

Losses in crops, livestock, and timber from the drought reached $10 billion in 2011. Without enough water, many farmers and ranchers in Texas are scaling back or completely selling their crops or livestock.
Read the story: Two Texas Towns Run Out of Water