Posted by: Sandy Steinman | January 8, 2023

Great Salt Lake will disappear in 5 years without massive ’emergency rescue,’ 

CNN  reports

The Great Salt Lake in Utah is facing “unprecedented danger,” experts say, as it has fallen to an alarmingly low level amid a climate change-fueled megadrought that’s tightening its grip in the West.

Less than two weeks away from Utah’s 2023 legislative session, nearly three dozen scientists and conservationists released a dire report that calls on the state’s lawmakers to take “emergency measures” to save the Great Salt Lake before drains to nil.

Without a “dramatic increase” in inflow by 2024, experts warn the lake is set to disappear in the next five years.

Read more at  Great Salt Lake will disappear in 5 years without massive ’emergency rescue,’ experts say | CNN


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