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But California is dealing with its own three-year drought, possibly its worst in half a millennium, which Governor Jerry Brown has described as “epochal”.100 per cent of California is now classified as in “severe drought” and rivers are so low 27 million young migrating salmon are having to be taken to the ocean in trucks.“The situation is as bad as you can imagine,” said Tim Barnett, a climate scientist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Yet they’re still building, which is stupid.” It is located 25 miles outside the city and supplies 90 per cent of its water.

Some hotels automatically only wash bedroom linen once every two days, and restaurants have stopped serving glasses of water unless requested to do so.

While it may look extravagant the Bellagio fountain does not in fact use water from Lake Mead, instead being filled from an underground lake on the hotel’s land which is undrinkable anyway.

Mr Barnett predicts it may be a “dead pool” that provides no water by about 2036.

The lake currently looks as if someone has removed a giant plug from it.

“I go boating on Lake Mead and I’ve watched it dry up. You see a rock poking out and then three weeks later it’s 15ft high.

I don’t know what they are going to do.” There is pressure on the neighbouring state of California to take pity on Las Vegas and give it water.But a judge has refused permission after environmentalists sued on the basis that it would adversely affect 5,500 acres of meadows, 33 miles of trout streams, and 130,000 acres of habitat used by sage grouse, mule deer, elk and pronghorn, an antelope-like creature that is endangered in the region.The court heard that 25 species of Great Basin springsnails would be pushed toward extinction.“Today I’ve just taken out a lawn that will save 20,000 gallons of water a year.People are changing but I think ultimately they will have to made it illegal to sell grass seeds.Tying up his 15ft boat at the water’s edge Tom Merrit, 51, who has fished on the lake for years, pointed to the top of a faraway hill and said: “My boat used to be right up there.

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