Lake Mead now sits just 29 percent full, dropping below 30 percent for the first time since the ...
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Drought, dry conditions push Lake Mead to lowest level on record

As the western megadrought worsens, the nation’s largest reservoir hit a new worrisome milestone this week. Lake Mead now sits just 29 percent full, dropping…

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Plums and pluots are in full bloom in this small backyard orchard. (Bob Morris)
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Dry conditions can cause trees to drop leaves

Q: I have a California pepper tree near my pool that’s constantly dropping leaves into it. I am wondering if I can lower its height…

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