The Colorado River Delta hadn’t seen regularly flowing water in 50 years. But one year ago the U.S. and Mexico came together to work on a project to move water down the empty riverbed.
On March 23, 2014 these countries released more than 100,000 acre-feet of water into the delta below the Morelos Dam. This area is along the Colorado River on the U.S.-Mexico border.
On May 15, 2014, the river finally met the sea. (read more)