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Colorado / Drought / California #47498

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 03, 1977
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(Studio) Colorado has drought situation; in eastern of state winter wheat in danger.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(No location given) [Wheat farmer Dean RACE - notes effect of wind on crop; says in 1 week there'll be disaster. Cites effect loss will have on farmer.] Cattlemen also have problem due to threatened ruins of feed crops.' [Cattle rancher Dewey CARNAHAN - says if drought conts., food prices will rise or lifestyles will have to change.] Lack of snow in Rockies will cause problems in states fed by rivers which are fed by runoffs from spring thaw in mts.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) Effects of drought in California, include water rationing in Marin Cnty., noted.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Dobbs, Greg;
Reasoner, Harry;
Walters, Barbara

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