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According to a study published Thursday, about 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 4 inches of water, . Researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, arrived at the conclusion by measuring the level of the earth’s crust with a network of GPS stations that is normally used to predict earthquakes.

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