New estimates show Colorado River levels falling faster than expected
Left: Lake Powell at the Glen Canyon Dam wall in a 2010 photo, when the lake was at more typical levels. (T. Ross Reeve/U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, via Cronkite) Right: Lake Powell at the Glen Canyon Dam wall on Aug. 18, 2021, as the lake was at historic lows. (U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, via Cronkite)
ULYSSE BEX and EMMA VANDENEINDE, Cronkite News
Originally Published: September 27, 2021 1:43 p.m.