Las Vegas is Running out of Water (and it’s California’s Fault)

Many people are familiar with the drought that is taking place all across the southwest portion of the United States right now. Much of that attention is directed at Las Vegas right now because Lake Mead and Hoover Dam are in our backyard. There’s no shortage of reports in 2021 talking about Lake Mead drying up due to the low water levels. There are many myths about who uses the most water in the Las Vegas area, and who uses the most amount of water that comes from the Colorado River.

In this video you’re going to see example after example over decades of how the Las Vegas Valley Water District, Southern Nevada Water Authority, City of Las Vegas, Clark County and the Nevada State Legislature have made efforts to conserve water, and make sure that the Vegas Valley does not go over it’s 2% allotment of water from the Colorado River. It’s because of these conservation efforts that southern Nevada is in a better position when it comes to water than most people realize.

Links:
https://www.snwa.com/importance-of-conservation/responding-to-drought/index.html
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/07/las-vegas-drought-ban-useless-grass
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1920_United_States_census
https://worldpopulationreview.com/us-counties/nv/clark-county-population
https://www.outsideonline.com/2016686/water-conservation-brought-you-las-vegas

Nevada could get some of California’s share of Lake Mead. Here’s how.

As Lake Mead shrinks, California uses more than its share of water

Send all business inquiries to jacobsvegassponsors@gmail.com
———————————————————————————–

Join me and others on Patreon:
▶https://www.patreon.com/jacobslifeinvegas
———————————————————————————-

Save up to $65 on first AirBnB Stay in Vegas:
👉https://www.airbnb.com/c/jacobo84
———————————————————————————-

TIP JAR
⏩PayPal: https://www.paypal.me/jacoborth
⏩Venmo: @Jacoborth
⏩CashApp: $Jacoborthlasvegas
(Get paid $5 to use CashApp: https://cash.app/app/FGXGGCN )
———————————————————————————–

MY PRODUCTS
▶Jacob’s 50 Best Vegas Tips 2019: https://gum.co/50tips
💪Get Fit For Your Las Vegas Vacation!
https://jacobslifeinvegas.teachable.com/p/las-vegas-weight-loss/
✅Moving to Las Vegas Beginner’s Guide
https://gumroad.com/l/vFgeJ
💰Making Money in Las Vegas with Uber & Lyft
https://gumroad.com/l/kFPIY
————————————————————————————–

For all business inquires contact jacobsvegassponsors@gmail.com

📦Mailtime Address
8020 S. Rainbow Blvd. #100-228
Las Vegas, NV 89139

Website: http://www.jacobslifeinvegas.com

SOCIAL MEDIA
https://www.facebook.com/JacobslifeinVegas-281682135353468/
https://instagram.com/jacobslifeinvegas/

===============================
Thanks for watching!

✅Please subscribe
http://www.youtube.com/user/JacobslifeinVegas?sub_confirmation=1

This video is not to be reproduced without prior authorization. The original YouTube video may be distributed & embedded, if required.

DISCLAIMER: This video and description contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This helps support the channel and allows us to continue to make videos like this. Thank you for the support!

Las Vegas News Source: JacobslifeinVegas

More Las Vegas