Sunday March 23, 2014, at a little after 8 am, the gates at Morelos Dam on the Mexico-Arizona border were opened for the first time in history for the purpose of allowing the Colorado River to flow downstream into its delta to water the plants and animals that live there. A crowd of more than… Read more »
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Peter McBride, National Geographic
We’ve seen rivers running dry all around the world, from being dammed and diverted, and here’s one ecosystem of great significance that two countries are working cooperatively to try to restore. So many others need restoration too. Sandra Postel National Geographic Read more.
Water is advancing through the Colorado River Delta following the first release of water on Sunday, March 23. On March 27, this Thursday, the pulse flow will reach its peak. via Save The Colorado River Delta