How Drought Is Killing This Texas Town

Plainview may not survive the loss of its residents: NYT

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Feb 28, 2013 1:47 PM CST

(Newser) – Texas is experiencing its third-worst drought since 1895, and the New York Times humanizes the environmental disaster today with the story of Plainview. The drought, which has gone on for two years now, is affecting cattle, and finally forced the town's largest employer, a...   Read full story »

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