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Manmade flood helps bring life back to the Colorado River

Manmade flood helps bring life back to the Colorado River delta

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An engineered flood that helped bring water to previously dry reaches of the lower Colorado River delta has resulted in greener vegetation, the germination of new types of plant life along...

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