Farmington asks Durango for help filling its lake

New Mexico
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The city of Farmington is looking to fill its lake with help from a northern neighbor. 

According to the Farmington Daily Times, the city is asking for 330-acre feet of water to be released from Lake Nighthorse in Durango. 

Officials want to fill Farmington Lake, which is currently 95 percent full. 

The water could be released as early as next week, if the request is granted.

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