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AIR DATE: November 22, 2012

Las Vegans are constantly reminded that without water, there would be no Vegas. And the ever-growing bathtub ring in Lake Meade is a constant reminder that we are quickly running out of that life-giving resource. Author William deBuys will share his insight to the writers and environmentalists before him that warn of a dire future if the water dries up.
 
 
 
NOTE: William de Buys lectures Nov. 20, 2012, 7:30pm - 8:30pm at UNLV, not tonight as reported in this morning's broadcast.
 
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