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17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
High water mark, reached in 1983, continues to drop at Lake Mead.

Lake Mead is the largest reservoir in the United States in terms of water capacity. It reached its high water mark in 1983, but has since dropped to only 40% of capacity due to drought and demand.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Near Boulder City, NV , Arizona, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © David Gardner