Colorado River reconnects with Sea of Cortez

May 16, 2014 7:17 PM

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The barren delta has seen inconsistent water flow for the last 50 years.

The river was reinvigorated by an experimental flood of water released earlier this spring from the Morelos Dam just south of where California, Arizona and Mexico meet. The experiment, called a "pulse flow," slowly sent water traveling down more 100 miles of barren delta.

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