In this Monday Aug. 8, 2011 photo, in State Park Ranger Brandon Dunham, stands by his vehicle looking down on the dried Canadian River vehicle crossing at Lake Meredith National Recreation Area near ... more 
In this Monday Aug. 8, 2011 photo, in State Park Ranger Brandon Dunham, stands by his vehicle looking down on the dried Canadian River vehicle crossing at Lake Meredith National Recreation Area near Fritch, Texas. According to Ranger Dunham, water was flowing through the lake bed in the early part of June but the triple-digit heat and lack of rain have dried up the river that feeds the man-made reservoir. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Tony Gutierrez
Wed, Aug 10, 2011 4:08 PM EDT