Images: Colorado River Connects With Sea

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History is made

Credit: Francisco Zamora, Sonoran Institute, with aerial support from LightHawk.
For the first time in decades, freshwater from the Colorado River has flowed into the Gulf of California. The water comes from an international agreement…Read More »

to restore habitat for the plants and animals that once thrived in the river's delta. Here are amazing aerial photos of the artificial flood reaching the Gulf.    Less «
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