Paskus, Laura
February 2006
High Country News;2/20/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p23
The article presents an essay describing the summer in Albuquerque. It describe how hot the season is and the adjustments made by the residence of the Southwest in dealing with the extreme temperature brought by the summer. It discusses drought as a problem caused by the dry season in arid regions like the southwest part of New Mexico. It also mentioned the measures taken by officials regarding future drought situations and effects. Water conservation is also encouraged by city officials of Albuquerque as coping strategy for drought.


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