Preservation of Rivers and Ponds

Change the Course: Help Save the Colorado River

Uriel Reyes
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25 Jul 2013 at 13:50
Know-how: Water Supply, Microbiology, Water
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The Colorado River may have cut the Grand Canyon, but for much of its course the river is no longer so mighty. Most of the time, the Colorado no longer even reaches the sea.

The moisture the Colorado River brings to an arid part of the United States and a piece of northern Mexico has sustained generations of people and many generations of wildlife. But that water has long been over allocated, sucked dry by the 30 million people who rely on it for drinking and irrigation.

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