Jalisco, Lake Chapala Mexico water levels diminishing

Posted on April 3, 2013 • Filed under: Enviromental Issues, Mexico

The Chapala Lake’s water levels dropped by 22 centimeters (8.6 inches) in March, four times the drop in the same month last year, according to the National Water Commission (Conagua). Conagua said in a statement that the lake currently holds about 3.3 billion cubic meters (116.5 million cubic feet) of water, about 41.5 percent of its capacity. Read Article

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