Water Scarcity in New Mexico - report by Jared Andersen, KRWG
August 2011 (LAS CRUCES) - According to the U.S. Climatic Data Center the first six months of 2011 was the driest period on record for New Mexico and Texas. In this report we look at how the drought is affecting the region. We'll also tell you about steps being taken to monitor and prepare for what some say will be a future with more and more area water scarcity dilemmas. KRWG's Jared Andersen reports.