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rhamphotheca:

We’re bringing water back to the Colorado River! The U.S. and Mexican governments have approved a plan to carry out a historic and vital step in advancing cooperative management of the bi-national Colorado River. The two governments, acting through the U.S. and Mexican sections of the International Boundary and Water Commission, are moving forward with a pilot “pulse flow” of water into the long-depleted delta of the Colorado River, where water has not flowed regularly since 1960.
read more: The Nature Conservancyphoto: © Jean Calhoun

rhamphotheca:

We’re bringing water back to the Colorado River!

The U.S. and Mexican governments have approved a plan to carry out a historic and vital step in advancing cooperative management of the bi-national Colorado River. The two governments, acting through the U.S. and Mexican sections of the International Boundary and Water Commission, are moving forward with a pilot “pulse flow” of water into the long-depleted delta of the Colorado River, where water has not flowed regularly since 1960.

read more: The Nature Conservancy

photo: © Jean Calhoun